Deckenia, Hilgendorf, 1869

Reed, Sadie K. & Cumberlidge, Neil, 2006, Brachyura: Potamoidea: Potamonautidae, Platythelphusidae, Deckeniidae (), Zootaxa 1262 (1), pp. 1-139: 1-139

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.1262.1.1

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5067266

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039E87EB-FF8F-035D-7A69-EA4E360DF905

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Felipe

scientific name

Deckenia
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Key to the species of Deckenia  

1 Infraorbital margin lined with long sharp spines; epibranchial tooth sharp spine; ischium of cheliped with sharp spine; inferior margins of merus of cheliped lined with sharp spines; upper margin of merus of cheliped with row of pointed teeth, distal tooth longest; outer margin of carpus of cheliped with two sharp spines (Pl. XV) ................. .................................................................................................................... D. imitatrix  

­ Infraorbital margin lined with short, blunt­tipped, flat peg­like teeth; epibranchial tooth low, rounded; ischium of cheliped with low blunt tooth; margin of merus of cheliped with low teeth; outer margin of carpus of cheliped with two low teeth (Pl. XVI) .......................................................................................................................... D. mitis