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Dai, A. & S. Yang, 1991. Crabs of the China Seas, i-iv, 1-608, figs 1-295, pls 1-74. China Ocean Press, Beijing and Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg New York Tokyo, English edition. (Translation from Chinese original 1986.)

de Man, J.G., 1890. Carcinological studies in the Leyden Museum. No. 4. Notes from the Leyden Museum, 12: 49-126, pls 3-6.

Edmondson, C.H., 1959. Hawaiian Grapsidae. Occasional Papers of the Bernice P. Bishop Museum, Honolulu, 22(10): 153-202, figs 1-27.

Hiatt, R.W., 1948. The biology of the lined shore crab, Pachygrapsus crassipes Randall. Pacific Science, 2(3): 135-213, 12 tables, 18 figs, 2 pls.

Kamita, T., 1941b. Studies of the Decapod Crustaceans of Chosen. Pt. I. Crabs. The Fisheries Society of Chosen, Keijo, 1-289, figs 1-147, 2 pls, 1 map.

Kim, H.S. & C.Y. Chang, 1985. The brachyuran crabs of Cheju Island, Korea (Crustacea: Decapoda). The Korean Journal of Systematic Zoology, 1(1-2): 41-60, figs 1-4.

Kim, H.S., 1970. A checklist of the Anomura and Brachyura (Crustacea, Decapoda) of Korea. Seoul University Journal, Biology and Agriculture (Series B), 21: 1-34, fig. 1, pls 1-5.

Kim, H.S., 1973. A Catalogue of Anomura and Brachyura from Korea. In: Illustrated Encyclopedia of Fauna and Flora of Korea, Samhwa Publishing Company, 14: 1-694, figs 1-265, pls 1-112, tabls 1-2, 1 map. Seoul. (In Korean with English summary)

Kingsley, J.S., 1880c. Carcinological Notes. No. IV. Synopsis of the Grapsidae. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 32: 187-224.

Komai, T., S. Maruyama & K. Konishi, 1992. A list of Decapod Crustaceans from Hokkaido, Northern Japan. Researches on Crustacea, 21: 189-205. (In Japanese)

Miyake, S., 1983. Japanese Crustacean Decapods and Stomatopods in color. Vol. II. Brachyura (Crabs), i-viii, 1-277, pls 1-64. Hoikusha, Osaka. (In Japanese; second edition in 1992)

Muraoka, K., 1998. Catalogue of the Brachyuran and Anomuran Crabs donated by Prof. Dr. Tune Sakai to the Kanagawa Prefectural Museum. Catalogue of the Collection in the Kanagawa Prefectural Museum of Natural History, 11: 5-67, pls 1-16.

Ortmann, A.E., 1894a. Die Decapoden-Krebse des Strassburger Museums mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der von Herrn Dr. Döderlein bei Japan und bei den Liu-Kiu-Inseln gesammelten und zur Zeit im Strassburger Museum aufbewahrten Formen. Theil VIII. Abtheilung: Brachyura (Brachyura genuina Boas), III. Unterabtheilung: Cancroidea. 2. Section: Cancrinea, 2. Gruppe: Catametopa. Zoologische Jahrbücher, Abtheilung für Systematik, Geographie und Biologie der Thiere, 7: 683-772, pl. 23.

Parisi, B., 1918. I Decapodi Giapponesi del Museo di Milano. VI. Catometopa e Paguridea. Atti Societas Italiano Sciences naturelle, 57: 90-115, figs 1-5, pl. 8. (In Italian)

Randall, J.W., 1840. Catalogue of the Crustacea brought by Thomas Nuttall and J. K. Townsend, from the west coast of North America and the Sandwich Islands, with descriptions of such species as are apparently new, among which are included several species of different localities, previously existing in the collection of the Academy. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, (1839), 8(pt. 1): 106-147, pls 3-7.

Rathbun, M.J., 1906. The Brachyura and Macrura of the Hawaiian Islands. Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission, 23(3): i-viii, 827-930, figs 1-79, pls 1-24.

Rathbun, M.J., 1918a. The Grapsoid Crabs of America. United States national Museum Bulletin, 97: i-xxii, 1-461, figs 1-72, pls 1-161.

Rathbun, M.J., 1924d. Crustacea (Brachyura). Expedition of the California Academy of Science to the Gulf of California in 1921. Proceedings of the California Academy of Science, (4) 13: 373-379.

Sakai, T., 1935a. List of marine animals around Shimoda area. Biological report of Shimoda Marine Biological Station, Tokyo University of Literature and Science, 1: 23-85, 3 pls, 2 maps (In Japanese)

Sakai, T., 1939. Studies on the crabs of Japan. IV. Brachygnatha, Brachyrhyncha, pp. 365-741, figs 1-129, pls 42-111, table 1. Yokendo Co., Tokyo.

Sakai, T., 1954. Preliminary report on the Brachyuran Crustacea of Hachijo Island. Records of Oceanographic Works in Japan, 1(2): 73-77.

Sakai, T., 1965b. The Crabs of Sagami Bay, collected by His Majesty the Emperor of Japan, i-xvi, 1-206 (English text), figs 1-27, pls 1-100: 1-92 (Japanese text): 1-26 (references and index in English): 27-32 (index in Japanese), 1 map. Maruzen Co., Tokyo.

Sakai, T., 1976a. Crabs of Japan and the Adjacent Seas. (In 3 volumes: (1) English text: i-xxix, 1-773, figs 1-379, (2) Plates volume: 1-16, pls 1-251, (3) Japanese text: 1-461, figs 1-2, 3 maps.) Kodansha Ltd, Tokyo.

Sato, H., 1936a. The collections of the littoral animals of Formosa (4). Botany and Zoology, 4: 1951-1957. (in Japanese)

Sato, H., 1936b. On the littoral fauna of Formosa. Scientific Taiwan or Kagaku No Taiwan, Journal of Taiwan Museum Association, 4: 137-144. (in Japanese)

Schmitt, W.L., 1921. The marine decapod Crustacea of California with special reference to the decapod Crustacea collected by the United States Bureau of Fisheries Steamer Albatross in connection with the Biological Survey of San Francisco Bay during the years 1912-1913. University of California Publications in Zoology, 23: 1-470, figs 1-165, pls 1-50. (Reprinted, with portrait, revised title pages, and biographical note and bibliography by Lucile McCain, by Antiquariaat Junk, Lochem, Netherlands, 1972.)

Schmitt, W.L., 1939. Decapod and other Crustacea collected on the Presidential Cruise of 1938 (with introduction and station data). Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, 98(6): 1-29, figs 1-2, pls 1-3.

Shen, C.J. & A.Y. Dai, 1964. Illustrations of Animals in China (Crustacea part II), Peking: 1-172, 277 figs.

Shen, C.J., 1940b. On the collection of Crabs of South China. Bulletin of the Fan Memorial Institute of Biology (Zool.), Peiping, 10(2): 69-104.

Stimpson, W., 1907. Report on the Crustacea (Brachyura and Anomura) collected by the North Pacific Exploring Expedition, 1853-1856. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, Washington, 49(1717): 1-240, pls 1-26.

Suzuki, S., 1979. Marine invertebrates in Yamagata Prefecture: 1-370, 7 coloured plates (figs 1-46), 22 black and white plates (figs 47-268). (In Japanese.)

Tesch, J.J., 1918a. The Decapoda Brachyura of the Siboga-Expedition. I. Hymenosomidae, Retroplumidae, Ocypodidae, Grapsidae and Gecarcinidae. Siboga Expeditie Monografie, 39C1(82): 1-148, pls 1-6.

Tzeng, C.-S. & Y.-S. Chen, 1992. Guide to the seashore life in the East Coast, National Scenic Area of Taiwan. 221 pp. East Coast National Scenic Area Administration.

Urita, T., 1926a. A check-list of Brachyura found in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. Tshingtao Times: i-iii, 1-41, 1 map.

Wada, K., 1995. Brachyura. In: S. Nishimura, Guide to seashore animals of Japan with color pictures and keys. Vol. 2: 379-418, pls 101-118. (In Japanese)

Lined shore crab (Pachygrapsus crassipes)