Decapoda - Brachyura - Majidae - Schizophroida

Schizophroida hilensis (Ratbhun, 1906)



World Distribution
Davie (2002: 311): Australia, Lord Howe Island, NSW (Central E Coast), QLD (Great Barrier Reef, NE Coast); Tasman sea, and west and central Pacific Ocean (Japan east to Hawai'i and south to Kermadec Islands. Now French Polynesia.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 0-6 m

New Caledonia data
Schizophroida hilensis - Griffin & Tranter, 1986: 240, New Caledonia.
Nouvelle Caledonie, STATION — Ng P.K.L & Richer de Forges B., Compendium of marine species from New Caledonia, Vol II7: 315-332.
Remark - See Ng & Boyko (2017: 215) - The material examined by Griffin and Tranter (1986) from Lord Howe Island, the Kermadec Islands, and New Caledonia needs to be reexamined … (specimen from Kermader) is clearly not S. hilensis.

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Schizophroida hilensis - Unpublished collection, coll. & det. G. Paulay, Tahiti, October 19, 2001 (FLMNH-UF 1503; first record for FP).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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