First record of the crab Callinectes sapidus Rathbun, 1896 (Crustacea Decapoda Brachyura Portunidae) of Favignana (Sicily, Italy)

Gabriele Sercia, Gianna Innocenti
2020 Biodiversity Journal  
Received 11.08.2020; accepted 08.10.2020; published online 22.11.2020 The record of the blue crab Callinectes sapidus Rathbun, 1896 (Crustacea Decapoda Brachyura Portunidae) off Favignana (Aegadian Islands, Sicily, Italy) at 60-70 m depth is reported. A possible hypothesis on the unusual depth of collection is given.
doi:10.31396/biodiv.jour.2020.11.4.871.874 fatcat:hjo27p2efvh5xcwyshrnseljly