Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Polkadotted Hermit Phimochirus operculatus

Classification

Paguridae [family]
Phimochirus [genus] (3)
operculatus [species]

Classification

Paguridae [family]
Phimochirus [genus] (3)
operculatus [species]

Literature

  • Hazlett, B.A. 1966. Social behavior of the Paguridae and Diogenidae of Curaçao. Studies on the fauna of Curaçao, Aruba, Bonaire and the Venezuelan Islands 23: 1-143.
  • Humann, P. 1992. Reef Creature Identification. New World Publications.
  • Legall, N., Poupin, J. 2017. CRUSTA: Database of Crustacea (Decapoda and Stomatopoda), with special interest for those collected in French overseas territories. [link]
  • Poupin, J. 2018. Les crustacés décapodes des Petites Antilles, avec de nouvelles observations pour Saint Martin, la Guadeloupe, la Martinique. 261. Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris.
  • WoRMS. WoRMS, World Register of Marine Species. www.marinespecies.org. [link]

Literature references linked to higher taxa