A preliminary review is presented of zoanthid-hermit crab symbioses reported in the literature. The records of Balss (1924) are included. Aspects of this type of symbiosis are discussed.

hermit crabs, Paguridea, colonial anemones, Zoantharia, symbiosis, review
Zoologische Verhandelingen

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Naturalis journals & series

Ates, R.M.L. (2003). A preliminary review of zoanthid-hermit crab symbioses (Cnidaria; Zoantharia/Crustacea, Paguridea). Zoologische Verhandelingen, 345, 41–48.