Decapoda - Anomura - Munididae - Munida

Munida ocellata Macpherson & de Saint Laurent, 1991



World Distribution
French Polynesia only: Austral (Arago bank, Maria, Raevavae, Rurutu); Gambier; Society (Raiatea); Tuamotu (Akiaki, Fangataufa, Maria, Moruroa), between 200-450 m.

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

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 200-450 m

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
FRENCH POLYNESIA - Munida ocellata Macpherson & de Saint Laurent, 1991: 403, fig. 9, pl. 1g-h (Akiaki, Gambier, Maria in Austral & Tuamotu, Moruroa, Raiatea, Raevavae; 200-380m; coll. Frv Marara, fr). - Poupin, 1996a: 96 (Checklist); 1996b: 22, pl. 10f (Same material, illustrated). - Macpherson, 2006: 323 (coll. Frv Marara, st. 472 Moruroa, 285 m, st. 491, Fangataufa, 420 m; coll. BENTHAUS Expedition 2002, Arago bank, Rurutu, 200-450 m, st. DW1973, DW2006).

Other data
Polynesie, 472 — MacPherson E, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos 24, 193.
Polynesie, CAS491 — MacPherson E, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos 24, 193.
Benthaus Polynesie, DW1973 — MacPherson E, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos 24, 193.
Benthaus Polynesie, DW2006 — MacPherson E, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos 24, 193.

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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