An inventory is given of the Crustacea described and figured in N.E. Brazil during the governorship of Johan Maurits van Nassau (1637-1644). Of each of the 31 species the available sources of information are discussed and an identification has been attempted.

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Keywords Georg Marcgraf; Johan Maurits van Nassau; W. Piso; Brazil; Crustacea, Cirripedia, Isopoda, Stomatopoda, Decapoda; 17th century.
Journal Zoologische Verhandelingen

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Holthuis, L.B. (1991). Marcgraf's (1648) Brazilian Crustacea. Zoologische Verhandelingen, 268(1), 1–123.