Decapoda - Brachyura - Portunidae - Thalamita

Thalamita cooperi Borradaile, 1902



World Distribution
Indian Ocean: Africa coast, Maldives, Laquedives to Central Pacific: French Polynesia (Marquesas, Society, Tuamotu). - Littoral.
Sakai (2004 - CD) - Indo-ouest Pacifique. Afrique orientale, Kenya, Glorieuses, Indonésie, Mer de Chine, Japon, Australie, Iles Gilbert, Polynésie française (Tuamotu).

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Soft bottom (mud or sand)

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 0-15 m

Mayotte data
Thalamita cooperi - Crosnier & Thomassin, 1975 : 1112, fig. 8b-d (Iles Glorieuses, dragage vers 10 m, janvier 1973, C. Jouannic coll., 1 mâle 7,0x10,9 mm, 1 femelle 5,2x8,4 mm, MNHN

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Thalamita corrugata - Stephenson & Rees, 1967: 65, fig. 23 ("Tickahau" = Tikehau). - Guinot, 1985: 449 (List). - Poupin, 1996a: 5, 34 (Checklist). - Thalamita cooperi - Naim, 1980a: annex 1, tab. 3 (Moorea; material not found in MNHN). - Poupin, 1996a: 33 (Checklist). - Crosnier, 2002: 419 (Ua Huka, MUSORSTOM 9 campaign) - Synonym: ?Thalamita corrugata Stephenson & Rees, 1961.

Other data
Polynesie, 31 — Crosnier A, Zoosystema 24, 2: 401-449
Polynesie, 25 — Crosnier A, Zoosystema 24, 2: 401-449
Polynesie, 19 — Crosnier A, Zoosystema 24, 2: 401-449

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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