Decapoda - Caridea - Pandalidae - Plesionika

Plesionika narval (Fabricius, 1787)



World Distribution
(Li, 2006: 370) - Mediterranean, eastern Atlantic from Gibraltar to Cap Verde Islands, South Atlantic, Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific from Madagascar to French Polynesia and northward to Japan, at depths of 35-400m. See also Fransen (2006: 73) for detailed distribution; depth 10-910m, usually 200-400 m.
Chan & Crosnier (1991 : 443) - Mondial. Atlantique Sud (St Hélène) et oriental. Indo-ouest Pacifique, mer Rouge, Madagascar, Réunion, Seychelles, Indonésie, Philippines, Japon, Taiwan, Nouvelle-Calédonie, Polynésie française. De 35 à 910 m.

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

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 40-200 m

Réunion data
Parapandalus narval - Crosnier, 1976 : 235 (Réunion, coll. P. Guézé, 12/11/1972, La Possession, casier 150 m, Le Port, casier 150-200 m, MNHN). - Plesionika narval - Chan & Crosnier, 1991 : 443 (Réunion, spécimens de Guézé, synonymie, distribution).

New Caledonia data
Nouvelle Caledonie, STATION — Chan TY & Crosnier A, Musorstom 9, 152: 413-461

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Plesionika narval - Chan & Crosnier, 1991: 443, fig. 12a-c, 13a, 14a-c, 15a-e, 34-36 (Tahiti; 40-50m). - Poupin, 1998: 28 (Checklist).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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