Decapoda - Achelata - Palinuridae - Palinurellus

Palinurellus wieneckii (De Man, 1881)



World Distribution
Réunion, Japan, Hawaii, French Polynesia (Tuamotu).

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 1-27 m

Réunion data
Palinurellus wieneckii (De Man, 1881) – Grottes de Saint Leu, 5-10 m, mars 2010. Photographie de F. Trentin. Détermination J. Poupin. Premier signalement de cette langouste ‘velue’ à la Réunion.

New Caledonia data
Nouvelle Caledonie, STATION — Richer de Forges B & Laboute P, Etudes & Theses 2: 45-82

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Palinurellus wieneckii - Michel, 1971: 460, fig. 1a-j, tab. 1 (Tuamotu; Puerulus larvae only). - Holthuis, 1991: 170, fig. 315-316 (Tuamotu: larvae and juveniles; 9-27m). - Poupin, 1996a: 10, 76, 77 (Checklist). - Remark: The larvae, once attributed to this species, could in fact belong to Palibythus magnificus, afterwards collected in the area (cf. previous species).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

This species in Worms Database