Decapoda - Anomura - Paguridae - Pagurixus

Pagurixus nomurai Komai & Asakura, 1995



World Distribution
Komai (2010: 1314, J. Nat. Hist.) - Southern Japan, Taiwan, northwestern Australia, Guam, Cook Islands, Samoa, Tuamotu, Hawaii, subtidal to 60 m. Newly recorded from Austral Islands in French
Polynesia Also, Comoros (Mayotte, 15-20 m), Réunion (0-5 m).

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 0-60 m

Mayotte data
Pagurixus nomurai - Mission KUW novembre 2009, st. 25, Ilot M'tzamboro, Pointe Sud, 15-20 m, 1 mâle Lc 4,1 mm, Lc+postc 6,2 mm, Lt environ 32 mm, MNHN Pg8525.

Réunion data
Pagurixus nomurai - Mission Poupin, avril 2008 (Détermination d'après photographie du programme BIOTAS, 0-5 m).

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Pagurixus nomurai. - Komai & Osawa, 2006: 32, figs. 12-14, 44c, 47 (Moorea, Rangiroa) - Komai, 2010: 1314, J. Nat. Hist. - Austral Islands. BENTHAUS, Rapa Iti, Rapa, 2–10 m, 26 November 2002, night diving, 1 female SL 2.6 mm (MNHN-Pg 8320).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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