Decapoda - Brachyura - Trapeziidae - Quadrella

Quadrella coronata Dana, 1852



World Distribution
IWP - from Mozambique to New Caledonia, now Marquesas, French Polynesia. Also Philippines, Vanuatu. 5-491 m in Castro (2013).

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Associated with corals (obligate)

Vertical range : Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) - Min-Max observed: 5-491 m

Mayotte data
Quadrella coronata Dana, 1852 — Castro, 1999a: 95, Mayotte, Longoni Pass, 40 m on white gorgonian, April 1995, coll. J.C. Martin, 1 M, MNHN. - Castro, 2013: 439, Leven Bank, south of Glorieuses (Mayotte region) [Miriky 2009, st. CP 3210, 29.06.2009, 12°44’S, 48°12’E, 442-491 m] — IWP, Mozambique to French Polynesia; 5-491 m.

New Caledonia data
Nouvelle Caledonie, STATION — XXXX, Memoirs of the Queesland Museum.

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Quadrella coronata - AAMP, Marquesas, 2012, Leg 3, St. MQ14-ACH1, ROV, 315-340, on coral, sample LC169.

Other data
Musorstom 1 Philippines, CP57 — Serene R & Vadon C, Musorstom 1, 1: 117-140
Musorstom 8 Vanuatu, DW966 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3, TTTT: 59-107

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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