Decapoda - Caridea - Oplophoridae - Acanthephyra

Acanthephyra smithi Kemp, 1939



World Distribution
Mayotte, New Caledonia, French Polynesia, Marquesas (Nuku Hiva, Eiao); ?Society

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Pelagic or bathypelagic

Vertical range : Pelagic or bathypelagic - Min-Max observed: 600-3716 m

Mayotte data
Acanthephyra smithi - Crosnier, 1987 : 697 (coll. BENTHEDI, st. CH 82, 11°59,8'S, 45°42,6' E, 3450 m ; st. CH 87, 11°44'S, 47°35' E, 3716 m, MNHN).

New Caledonia data
Biocal Nouvelle Caledonie, CP27.

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
FRENCH POLYNESIA - Acanthephyra smithi - Poupin, 1998: 9 (Checklist; coll. E. Josse 1995 (in a Thunnidae stomach), det. J. Poupin, material deposited at ORSTOM/Tahiti (French Polynesia, probably between Society and Marquesas). - Unpublished specimens in MNHN collection, det. A. Crosnier 2005, coll. MUSORSTOM 9 Expedition 1997: Nuku Hiva I., st. CP1192, 977 m; Eiao I., st. CP1271, 600 m

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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