Lybia australiensis

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Lybia australiensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Malacostraca
Order: Decapoda
Infraorder: Brachyura
Family: Xanthidae
Genus: Lybia
Species: L. australiensis
Binomial name
Lybia australiensis
(Ward, 1933)[1]
Synonyms [1]

Prolybia australiensis Ward, 1933

Lybia australiensis is a species of small crab in the family Xanthidae. It is known only from the type specimen, collected in 1928 among bryozoans at Port Jackson, New South Wales.[2]


  1. ^ a b Peter Davie (2010). "Lybia australiensis (Ward, 1933)". World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved 25 March 2012. 
  2. ^ Gary C. B. Poore & Shane T. Ahyong (2009). Marine Decapod Crustacea of Southern Australia: a Guide to Identification. CSIRO Publishing. p. 470. ISBN 9780643069060.