Decapoda - Brachyura - Epialtidae - Lahaina

Lahaina ovata Dana, 1851



World Distribution
Sakai (2004 - CD) - Red Sea, Seychelles, Cargados Carajos, Arab Sea, India, Sri Lanka, Maldivia, Chagos, Andaman, Indonesia, Japan, Hawaii. ?French Polynesia. Also Comoros (Mayotte).

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Hard bottom (rock and rubbles)

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 1-17 m

Mayotte data
Lahaina ovata - Mission KUW novembre 2009, st. 14, Banc de La Prudente, 15-17 m, 1 femelle ovigère 17,7x7,1 mm, MNHN B32556 ; st. 19 Nord îlot Handrema, 6-12 m, 1 femelle 13,1x4,9 mm, MNHN B32557.

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Lahaina ?ovata - AAMP, Marquesas, 2012, Leg 2, coll. Evans, St. 21, Ua Huka, 20 m, pre-det. J. Poupin (based on specimens examined from Mayotte).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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