Decapoda - Brachyura - Acidopsidae - Parapilumnus

Parapilumnus cristimanus (A. Milne-Edwards, 1873)

World Distribution
Ng (2002 : 217), Guinot (1959) - Nouvelle-Calédonie, Samoa, Palau. Plus Mayotte premier signalement.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 1-30 m

Mayotte data
Parapilumnus cristimanus - Mission KUW novembre 2009, st. 23, Passe Choizil, "Patate à Teddy", 15-30 m, 1 femelle 12,18x14,91 mm, MNHN-B32380.

Réunion data
?Parapilumnus cristimanus- Réunion - Program BIOLAVE, ARVAM, J.-P. Quod, photo, plate A. Barrère. (pl. Q5, bottom right, to be confirmed by examination of specimen).

New Caledonia data
Nouvelle Caledonie, STATION — Ng P.K.L & Richer de Forges B., Compendium of marine species from New Caledonia, Vol II7: 315-332

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Parapilumnus cf. cristimanus. - Salvat & Bacchet, 2011: 245, photo, field guide 'Au Vent des Iles Ed. Tahiti - French Polynesia, most often Society (Moorea, Tahiti).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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