Decapoda - Dendrobranchiata - Solenoceridae - Solenocera

Solenocera rathbuni Ramadan, 1938



World Distribution
ABRS (Internet, link below) - Madagascar, Philippines, Wallis and Futuna Islands, Hawaii. Also French Polynesia (Marquesas).
http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversity/abrs/online-resources/fauna/afd/taxa/Solenocera_rathbuni

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Pelagic or bathypelagic

Vertical range : Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) - Min-Max observed: 23-440 m

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Solenocera rathbuni - Unpublished specimens, coll. Frv Alis, MUSORSTOM 9, Marquesas Islands: Eiao (st. 1279, 23-70m, 1 juv., 1 male); Hiva Oa (st. 1209, 85m, 1 male; st. 1211, 50m, 2 juv.; st. 1212, 50-80m, 2 males, 2 females; st. 1217, 85-87m, 1 female; st. 1225, 42-70m, 1 juv.; st. 1227, 84-85m, 4 females; st. 1237, 95-?305m, 2 males, 4 females; st. 1239, 89-95m, 1 female); Nuku Hiva (st. 1170, 104-109m, 2 females; st. 1305, 90-155m, 1 male); Ua Pou (st. 1260, 49-100m, 2 males, 2 females), det. A. Crosnier, material deposited in MNHN (also stn CP1226 on a photograph, Hiva Oa, 38-77 m).

Wallis & Futuna data
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, CP508 #Crosnier A, Musorstom 12, 161: 367-373

Other data
Musorstom 3 Philippines, CP112 — Crosnier A, Musorstom 5, 144: 37-67
Musorstom 3 Philippines, CP121 — Crosnier A, Musorstom 5, 144: 37-67
Musorstom 3 Philippines, CP124 — Crosnier A, Musorstom 5, 144: 37-67
Musorstom 3 Philippines, CP142 — Crosnier A, Musorstom 5, 144: 37-67

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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