Crustacean Collection

Zosimus aeneus, a poisonous crab NHC.883

Zosimus aeneus, a poisonous crab. NHC.883

The Macleay Museum holds over 3500 crustacean specimens, largely collected between 1800 and 1900, from Australia, Africa, Europe, North America, South America, Pacific Ocean, Indian Ocean, and the Carribean.

Selected associated literature

  • Ahyong ST, Norrington SF. 1997. Stomatopod Crustacea of the Macleay Museum, University of Sydney. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales. 118:98–110 <link>