Decapoda - Brachyura - Xanthidae - Lophozozymus

Lophozozymus edwardsi Odhner, 1925



World Distribution
Ng & Chia (1997), Poupin (Internet) - Nouvelle-Caléonie et Samoa, Polynésie française. Comprend Mayotte, premier signalement dans l'océan Indien.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 0-15 m

Mayotte data
Lophozozymus edwardsi - Mayotte, Mission KUW novembre 2009, st. 30, récif Rani, double barrière, 3-15 m, 1 mâle 24,8x42 mm, MNHN B32417.

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Lophozozymus superbus - Nobili, 1907: 388 (Mangareva, "Marutea Vaitutaki" = Marutea South) not Lophozozymus superbus A. Milne Edwards, 1873 = L. edwardsi fide Forest & Guinot (1961: 56) & Guinot (1979: 63). - Lophozozymus edwardsi - Forest & Guinot, 1961: 56, fig. 41 (Mangareva); 1962: 62 (Biogeography "Tahiti-Tuamotu"). - Guinot, 1979: 63 (Mangareva, Marutea South); 1985 (List). - Monteforte, 1984: 171, annex 1, tab. a; 1987: 9 (Moorea). - Poupin, 1996a: 46 (Checklist) - New material - Coll. Frv Marara, det. J. Poupin, May 1997 (Fangataufa). - Unpublished sp., coll. G. Paulay, det. J. Poupin from photo only, Tikehau, June 10, 2001, Hoa at N. end of Tuherahera Motu (FLMNH-UF 1446). - Mission CRIOBE 2014 (Moorea), collection, Moorea, 1982 coll. Monteforte, det. Forest.

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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