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Annual Migrations and Spawning of Coenobita clypeatus (Herbst) on Mona Island (Puerto Rico) and Notes on Inland Crustaceans

Ángel M. Nieves-Rivera and Ernest H. Williams Jr.
Crustaceana
Vol. 76, No. 5 (May, 2003), pp. 547-558
Published by: Brill
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/20105594
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Annual Migrations and Spawning of Coenobita clypeatus (Herbst) on Mona Island (Puerto Rico) and Notes on Inland Crustaceans
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Abstract

Annual migrations and spawning for the common land hermit crab, Coenobita clypeatus in Playa Sardinera and possibly in Uvero, Mona Island, occur in August or early September. Spawning corresponds to the crescent moon in the lunar cycle. /// Las migraciones anuales y desove del cangrejo ermitaño terrestre común, Coenobita clypeatus en Playa Sardinera y posiblemente en Uvero, Isla de Mona, ocurren en agosto o principios de septiembre. El desove corresponde al cuarto creciente en el ciclo lunar.

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