Decapoda - Brachyura - Tetraliidae - Tetraloides

Tetraloides heterodactylus (Heller, 1861)



World Distribution
Castro et al. (2004 : 31) - Indo-ouest Pacifique, sans Hawaii. Comprend, Mer Rouge, Afrique orientale, Mombassa, Madagascar, Réunion, Chesterfield, Polynésie française.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 1-94 m

Réunion data
Tetralia heterodactyla fusca - Serène, 1984 : 283 (Réunion dans le matériel examiné, coll. Ribes, Saline, 10m, 1977, MNHN B8197). - Tetraloides heterodactyla - Castro, 1997a : 72 (Réunion dans le matériel examiné, coll. Ribes, 1977, MNHN B8187). - Castro et al., 2004 : 31 (Synonymie, distribution).

New Caledonia data
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW92 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.
Corail 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW84 — Castro P, Etudes & Theses 3.

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Tetraloides nigrifrons - Galil, 1985: 72, fig. 1-3 (part; Makemo, Tikehau, "Taoru" = Raiatea). - Poupin, 1996a: 58 (Checklist; part) - Not Tetraloides nigrifrons (Dana, 1852). - Tetraloides heterodactyla - Castro, 1997b: 115, pl. 1, fig. 1b (Marutea South, Moruroa, Tikehau; Syn.). - Castro et al., 2004: 31 (Species of Tetraloides) - Unpublished spp. - Austral, coll. BENTHAUS Expedition, stn DW 1879, Marotiri, 52 m, stn DW1880, Marotiri, 90-94 m, stn DW 1917 Neilson reef, 50-60 m (on Acropora), ident. P. Castro at MNHN, September 2003.

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