Decapoda - Brachyura - Tetraliidae - Tetralia

Tetralia glaberrima (Herbst, 1790)



World Distribution
Based on T. fulva distribution in Castro (1997) at least from Indonesia to French Polynesia. Includes Wallis & Futuna.
Castro et al. (2004 : 25), pour T. glaberrima (Herbst, 1790) - Indo-ouest Pacifique. Comprend Afrique orientale, Madagascar, Seychelles, Réunion, Wallis & Futuna, Polynésie française. ? Mayotte à confirmer.

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

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

Mayotte data
Tetralia glaberrima (Herbst, 1790) s.l.
Material examined — Mayotte KUW 2009 (det. P. Castro, J. Poupin), st. 3a, 2 MM 9.0 x 9.5 and 9.3 x 10.3 mm, 1 F ov. (photo) 10.8 x 12.5 mm (19 x 12.5 on field label), MNHN B32128, MNHN-IU-2009-1047; st. 4, 1 M 6.4 x 7.2 mm (6.2 x 7.4 on field label, photo), MNHN B32129, MNHN-IU-2009-1048; st. 8, 1 M 10.8 x 11.9 mm (Trapezia bidentata 11.3 x 11.8 on field label, photo), MNHN B32130, MNHN-IU-2009-1049; st. 12, 1 sp. 10.9 x 11.5 mm (photo), 2 MM, 3 FF, MNHN B32008, MNHN-IU-2009-931 (in loan with S. Trautwein, 2009); st.14, 2 MM 6.8 x 7.4 and 6.9 x 7.8 mm, 3 FF ov. 4.4 x 5.2 , 4.6 x 5.3 and 6.8 x 7.8 mm (5.8 x 6.5 on field label, photo), MNHN B32232, MNHN-IU-2009-1050; st. 14, 2 FF ov. 5.4 x 6.2 and 8.7 x 10.2 mm, MNHN B32233, MNHN-IU-2009-1051; st. 17, 1 F ov. 4.5 x 5.5 mm (Tetralia points rouges 4.3 x 5.6 mm on field label; photo), MNHN B32234, MNHN-IU-2009-1052; st. 19, 2 MM, MNHN B32009, MNHN-IU-2009-932 (in loan with S. Trautwein, 2009) ; st. 21b, 2 MM 6.0 x 7.0 and 8.5 x 9.3 mm, 1 F ov. 6.3 x 7.4 mm, MNHN B32235, MNHN-IU-2009-1053; st. 22, 3 MM 4.0 x 4.8 to 6.2 x 6.6 mm, 1 sp with bopyrid, MNHN B32236, MNHN-IU-2009-1054; st. 23, 3 MM 4.0 x 4.8 to 6.2 x 6.6 mm (photo), 1 sp with bopyrid, MNHN B32237, MNHN-IU-2009-1055; st. 25, 1 M 4.6 x 5.5 mm, 1 F ov. 6.3 x 7.3 mm, MNHN B32238, MNHN-IU-2009-1056; st. 30, 1 M 6.5 x 7.5 mm, 1 F ov. 7.4 x 8.5 mm, MNHN B32239, MNHN-IU-2009-1057.
Other records — Tetralia glaberrima - Guinot, 1958c : 279, Mayotte, 1 M 8 x 8 mm MNHN. - Tetralia fulva - Castro, 1999: 102, Mayotte, coll. M. Marie, 1 F, MNHN B25687.
Remarks — Specimen from Mayotte KUW 2009 attributed to T. glaberrima s.l. because potentially belonging to a new species affiliated to T. glaberrima s.s (pers. com. P. Castro & S. Trautwein). Two samples in loan with S. Trautwein (2009) for further examination and DNA study (MNHN B32008, MNHN-IU-2009-931; MNHN B32009, MNHN-IU-2009-932).
Geographic and depth ranges — IWP, Red Sea, Mozambique to Japan, French Polynesia; subtidal to 40/50 m.

Europa data
Tetralia glaberrima - Lenz, 1910 : 553 (Europa). - Fourmanoir, 1952 : 176 (Europa).

Réunion data
Tetralia glaberrima fulva - Ribes, 1978 : 127 (Réunion). - Serène, 1984 : 282 (Réunion d'après Ribes). - Tetralia fulva - Castro, 1999: 102, Réunion, coll. S. Ribes, M. de Saint Laurent, P. Castro (1996). - Tetralia glaberrima laevissima - Serène, 1984 : 282 (Réunion dans le matériel examiné, coll. Ribes, 20 m, MNHN B8178). - Tetralia glaberrima - Castro et al., 2004 : 25 (Distribution et synonymie). - Mission Poupin, avril 2008 (D'après photographies du programme BIOTAS).

New Caledonia data
Nouvelle Caledonie, STATION — Ng P.K.L & Richer de Forges B., Compendium of marine species from New Caledonia, Vol II7: 315-332
Lagon 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW460 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Musorstom 6 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW431 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 9 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW588 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 9 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW551 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW521 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW489 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW483 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW480 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW461 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Nouvelle Caledonie, STATION — Ng P.K.L & Richer de Forges B., Compendium of marine species from New Caledonia, Vol II7: 315-332
Lagon 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW436 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW463 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW463 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW436 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 9 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW588 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 9 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW551 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW521 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW489 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW483 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW480 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW461 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW460 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 8 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW459 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 7 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW412 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 6 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW341 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW82 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW77 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW159 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 1 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW6 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 7 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW412 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW126 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW97 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW92 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW88 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW84 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW46 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW35 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW166 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW165 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW163 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW153 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW145 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW144 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW99 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW137 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP127 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW116 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW115 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW105 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP90 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Nouvelle Caledonie, DE9 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Nouvelle Caledonie, PLG107 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 6 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW341 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW143 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 13 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW1105 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW82 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW77 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Chalcal 1 Nouvelle Caledonie, DC24 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW159 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Lagon 13 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW1189 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 13 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW1128 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 13 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW1088 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 12 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW946 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 12 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW1046 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 12 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW1006 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 11 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW899 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 11 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW895 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 11 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW799 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Nouvelle Caledonie, 1229 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 13 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW1139 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 10 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW668 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Nouvelle Caledonie, 1219 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Nouvelle Caledonie, 1226 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Nouvelle Caledonie, 1222 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Nouvelle Caledonie, 1227 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Nouvelle Caledonie, 1230 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 10 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW625 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 10 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW659 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 10 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW641 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Lagon 1 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW6 — Galil BS & Clarck PF, Musorstom 6, 145: 369-388
Nouvelle Caledonie, PLG140 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Nouvelle Caledonie, 1231 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
WALLIS & FUTUNA - Tetralia glaberrima - Poupin & Juncker, in preparation (Wallis). - FRENCH POLYNESIA - ?Trapezia serratifrons Jacquinot, 1852, pl. 4, fig. 20 (color) -23. - Jacquinot & Lucas, 1853: 47 (Nuku Hiva). - ?Tetralia cavimana - Heller, 1865: 26 (Tahiti). Tetralia glaberrima - ?Dana, 1852b: 262; 1855, pl. 16, fig. 3g color ("Carlshoff" = Aratika, Tahiti; part?). - ?Ortmann, 1893b: 485 (Tahiti). - ?Nobili, 1907: 404 (Marutea). - ?Rathbun, 1907: 60 (Fakarava, Makemo, Tahiti). - ?Boone, 1934: 174, pl. 89 (Raiatea, Tahiti; part). - ?Seurat, 1934: 59 (Tahiti, Marutea South, Marquesas). - Forest & Guinot, 1961: 139 (Hikueru); 1962: 70 (Biogeography "Tahiti-Tuamotu, Marquesas"). - Guinot, 1985: 452 (List). - ?Peyrot-Clausade, 1989: 111 (Tikehau). - Poupin, 1996a: 57 (Checklist; part). - Tetralia fulva - Galil, 1988: 62, fig. 1b, 2c,d (Tahiti). - Castro, 1997b: 112 (Hikueru, Moruroa, Raiatea, Rangiroa, Tahiti; Syn.; coll. Frv Marara). - Tetralia glaberrima - Castro et al., 2004: 25 (name change, Tetralia glaberrima (Herbst, 1790) instead of T. fulva Serène, 1984).

Other data
Benthaus Polynesie, 3 — Castro P, Zoosystema 25, 4: 601-634

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