Decapoda - Brachyura - Xanthidae - Liocarpilodes

Liocarpilodes harmsi (Balss, 1934)

World Distribution
ABRS ( - Indo-west Pacific Oceans (Aldabra and Christmas Islands, Indonesia, Japan, New Caledonia and French Polynesia). Also Juan de Nova.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 0-22 m

Mayotte data
Liocarpilodes harmsi - Expedition Juan de Nova December 2013, st 20, 1 M 5.0x7.3 mm (photo) (nr) (MNHN).

New Caledonia data
Liocarpilodes harmsis - Serène, 1984, Faune Tropicale: 264 - New Caledonia in distribution.

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Pilodius harmsi - Peyrot-Clausade, 1977a, annex of the species: 27; 1977b: 213 (Moorea). - Liocarpilodes harmsi - Serène, 1984: 264 (Syn.). - Poupin, 1996a: 54 (Checklist). - Liocarpilodes ?harmsi - AAMP, Marquesas, 2012, Leg 3, St. MQ16-M, Fatu Hiva, intertidal, coll. Corbari et al, sample LC177, St. MQ23-M, Ua Pou, intertidal, coll. Corbari et al., sample LC275, St. MQ29-M, Eiao, intertidal, coll. Corbari et al., sample LC376, St. MQ32-B, Hatutaa, 17-22 m, coll. Albenga et al, sample LC382 (?juvenile, seems different of others spp.). (check with specimens, plus Serène, 1984: 261 key).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

This species in Worms Database