Decapoda - Brachyura - Portunidae - Portunus

Portunus suborbicularis Stephenson, 1975



World Distribution
Indian Ocean: Mauritius; West Pacific: Marshall Islands; Central Pacific: Hawaii, French Polynesia (Marquesas) - 2-78 m.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 4-56 m

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Portunus orbitosinus - Poupin, 1996a: 32 (Eiao, 42 m; not P. orbitosinus Rathbun, 1911, cf. Crosnier 2002). - Portunus suborbicularis - Crosnier, 2002: 414 (Eiao, Hatutaa, Motu One, Nuku Hiva, Ua Huka, Ua Pou, MUSORSTOM 9 campaign, 4/7-55/56 m, and coll. Frv Marara, fr).

Other data
Polynesie, 24 — Crosnier A, Zoosystema 24, 2: 401-449
Polynesie, 35b — Crosnier A, Zoosystema 24, 2: 401-449
Polynesie, 35 — Crosnier A, Zoosystema 24, 2: 401-449
Polynesie, 34 — Crosnier A, Zoosystema 24, 2: 401-449
Polynesie, 31 — Crosnier A, Zoosystema 24, 2: 401-449
Polynesie, D38 — Crosnier A, Zoosystema 24, 2: 401-449
Musorstom 9 Polynesie, CP1284 — Crosnier A, Zoosystema 24, 2: 401-449
Musorstom 9 Polynesie, DW1283 — Crosnier A, Zoosystema 24, 2: 401-449
Musorstom 9 Polynesie, CP1187 — Crosnier A, Zoosystema 24, 2: 401-449
Musorstom 9 Polynesie, DW1142 — Crosnier A, Zoosystema 24, 2: 401-449

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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