Hippidae Latreille, 1825, Latreille, 1825

Alves, Maria De Lourdes, Ramos-Porto, Marilena & Viana, Girlene Fábia Segundo, 2008, Checklist of the Decapods (Crustacea) from the Fernando de Noronha Archipelago, Brazil, Zootaxa 1881, pp. 43-68: 54

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http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.184217

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Hippidae Latreille, 1825
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Family Hippidae Latreille, 1825  

Hippa testudinaria (Herbst, 1791)  

Diagnosis: Melo, 1999: 300, fig. 206.

Previous records: Pocock, 1890: 515 [as Remipes scutellatus (Fabricius, 1793)   ]; Coelho and Ramos, 1972: 157; Fausto Filho, 1974: 10 [as Hippa cubensis (Saussure, 1857)   ]; Melo, 1999: 300.

Examined material: NOV/ 91: Praia da Conceição, 2 males, 2 females (1 ovigerous); Praia Cacimba do Padre, 1 male (2 exuvias). MAR / 92: Baía do Sueste, 1 male. AUG/ 92: Praia da Conceição, 2 females; Praia do Boldró, 1 male. AUG/ 93: Praia da Conceição, 1 female. JAN/ 2000: Praia do Leão: 1 specimen.

Habitat: found in the intertidal zone, upon and in the sand.

Observation: white carapace with yellow spots.

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