Decapoda - Anomura - Munididae - Munida

Munida thoe Macpherson, 1994



World Distribution
Macpherson (2013: 306, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos) - Previously known from Taiwan, New Caledonia, Matthew & Hunter Islands, and Wallis and Futuna Islands, at 260-610 m. The new material extends the distribution range to the Central Pacific (Society Archipelago), at 440-870 m.

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

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 260-870 m

New Caledonia data
Chalcal 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW73 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW152 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 21, 184: 415-423
Smib 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DC26 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Musorstom 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW156 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Musorstom 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP216 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Musorstom 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP195 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Chalcal 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW75 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Biogeocal Nouvelle Caledonie, DW291 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Biocal Nouvelle Caledonie, DW83 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Biocal Nouvelle Caledonie, DW8 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Musorstom 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP194 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 3 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW4 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Biocal Nouvelle Caledonie, CP67 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Beryx 11 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP8 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Chalcal 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, CC1 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Chalcal 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, CC2 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Chalcal 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP21 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 3 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW1 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Beryx 11 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP7 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW55 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW39 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW38 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW37 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW34 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 3 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW3 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Smib 3 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW2 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Lithist Nouvelle Caledonie, CP8 — Crosnier A, Zoosystema 23, 4: 783-796
Lithist Nouvelle Caledonie, CP9 — Crosnier A, Zoosystema 23, 4: 783-796
Lithist Nouvelle Caledonie, DW7 — Crosnier A, Zoosystema 23, 4: 783-796

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Munida thoe - Macpherson (2013: 306, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos) - French Polynesia. TARASOC: Society Archipelago, stn CP 3437 (between Raiatea, Tahaa), 440-560 m, 1 male 15.9 mm (MNHN-IU-2010-6177). – stn DW 3468 (Moorea), 800-870 m, 1 female 13.2 mm (UF).

Wallis & Futuna data
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, DW526 #MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, CP606 #MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, CP629 #MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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