Decapoda - Anomura - Munididae - Munida

Munida armilla Macpherson, 1994



World Distribution
Macpherson (2013: 296, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos) - New Caledonia, Matthew-Hunter Islands, Wallis and Futuna area, Tonga, at 233-700 m. This new material extends the distribution range of the species to French Polynesia (Tarava seamounts, Tuamotu and Society Archipelagos, between 400 and 710 m

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Associated with corals (facultative)

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 233-710 m

New Caledonia data
Chalcal 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW75 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Chalcal 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW74 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Chalcal 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW73 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Biogeocal Nouvelle Caledonie, DW307 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Biocal Nouvelle Caledonie, DW8 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Bathus 3 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW819 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 21, 184: 415-423
Bathus 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP766 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 10 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW202 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 21, 184: 415-423
Musorstom 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP158 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Beryx 11 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW10 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 3 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW1 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW39 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW36 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW34 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 3 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW8 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 3 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW7 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 3 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW2 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW55 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 3 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW4 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Chalcal 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW72 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Chalcal 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP21 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Chalcal 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, CC2 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Chalcal 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, CC1 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Biocal Nouvelle Caledonie, CP67 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Beryx 11 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW11 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 3 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW3 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW37 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Volsmar Nouvelle Caledonie, DW5 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Munida armilla - Macpherson (2013: 296, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos) - French Polynesia. TARASOC: Tarava seamounts, stn CP 3303 (Mont Punu Taipu), 587-704 m, 1 female 13.6 mm (MNHN-IU-2010-6232). – Tuamotu Archipelago, stn DW 3355 (SW Kaukura), 530-710 m, 1 male 13.3 mm (MNHN-IU-2010-6233). – Society Archipelago, stn DW 3435 (Huahine), 500-612 m, 1 female 7.7 mm (MNHN-IU-2010-6236). – stn DW 3455 (Raiatea), 430-527 m, 2 ovigerous females 12.3, 12.5 mm (MNHN-IU-2010-6234). – stn DW 3499 (Tahiti), 550-700 m, 1 ovigerous female 9.3 mm (MNHN-IU-2010-6235).

Wallis & Futuna data
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, CP559 #MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569

Other data
Bordau 2 Tonga, CH1621 — MacPherson E, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos 23, 191: 231-292
Bordau 2 Tonga, DW1618 — MacPherson E, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos 23, 191: 231-292
Bordau 2 Tonga, CP1539 — MacPherson E, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos 23, 191: 231-292

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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