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ⓘ Geosesarma dennerle is a species of small land-living crabs which is found on Java, Indonesia. It is popular in the aquarium trade, where it is sometimes called ..




Geosesarma dennerle
                                     

ⓘ Geosesarma dennerle

Geosesarma dennerle is a species of small land-living crabs which is found on Java, Indonesia.

It is popular in the aquarium trade, where it is sometimes called "Geosesarma" Vampir” Vampirkrabbe" or "Geosesarma sp." Blue” Blaue Vampirkrabbe". Crabs called "Geosesarma bicolor Krakatau Vampirkrabbe" are probably also G. dennerle. All species of Geosesarma crabs are often called "vampire crabs" in the aquarium trade.

The species is named after the aquarium supply company Dennerle, who supported one of the describing authors Christian Lukhaup study in Java.

The coloration of G. dennerle is very similar to G. bicolor. The describing paper mentions chelipeds, male abdominal and G1 structures as distinguishing features.

                                     
  • Schenkel, 1902 Geosesarma clavicrure Schenkel, 1902 Geosesarma confertum Ortmann, 1894 Geosesarma danumense Ng, 2003 Geosesarma dennerle Ng, Schubart
  • Dennerle is a German company producing aquarium and pond supplies. The crab Geosesarma dennerle is named after the company, because of the company s support

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