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Mating behaviour and the reproductive ecology of the big-handed crab, Heterozius rotundifrons A. Milne Edwards, 1867
(University of Canterbury. Zoology, 1999)
The mating behaviour and reproductive ecology of the big-handed crab Heterozius rotundifrons was studied at Kaikoura between November 1997 and December 1998. H. rotundifrons was found at mean densities of 7.6 per m² (± ...
Aspects of the ecology, growth and dispersal behaviour of Heterozius rotundifrons A. Milne Edwards, 1867 (Brachyura: belliidae)
(University of Canterbury. Zoology, 1991)
H.rotundifrons A. Milne Edwards, 1867, the big-handed crab, belongs to the Belliidae and is the only crab representative of this family in New Zealand. It lives in the intertidal zone. The megalopae undergo 13-16 moults ...