Decapoda - Brachyura - Leucosiidae - Nursia

Nursia mimetica Nobili, 1906



World Distribution
Poupin (BD Internet) - Polynésie française seulement (Gambier, Société). Plus Réunion, premier signalement.

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Soft bottom (mud or sand)

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 1-15 m

Mayotte data
Nursia mimetica. - Expedition Glorieuses December 2012 (new record), st. BIO 22, 1 M 2.4x3.4 mm.

Réunion data
Nursia mimetica - Photo P. Frouin, reçue juin 2009 (suite mission Poupin, avril 2008).

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Nursia mimetica Nobili, 1906a: 261; 1907: 380, pl. 5, fig. 13 (Mangareva ; 'mimétique de Halimede opuntia'). - Forest & Guinot, 1962: 56 (Biogeography "Tahiti-Tuamotu"). - Guinot, 1985: 453 (List). - Poupin, 1996a: 26, 78 (Checklist). - New collection, Coll. & det. B. Thomassin, Tiahura reef, Moorea I., 1 M 2.21x3.15 mm, 2 spp. damaged, 2 FF 2.77x4.03-2.79x4.33 mm (MNHN - specimens compared with type specimen, J. Poupin, March 2006).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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