Decapoda - Brachyura - Portunidae - Thalamita

Thalamita crenata Rüppell, 1830



World Distribution
Indo-West Pacific. From Madagascar to Japan and Hawaii. Includes French Polynesia, Wallis & Futuna.
Apel & Spiridonov (1998 : 235). Indo-ouest Pacifique. Mer Rouge, Golfe Oman, Golfe d'Arabie, Afrique orientale, Somalie, Madagascar, Seychelles, Maurice, Pakistan, Inde, Andaman, Malaisie, Singapour, Philippines, Japon, Australie, Nouvelle-Calédonie, Polynésie française, Hawaii. Comprend Mayotte, premier signalement. Europa, Juan de Nova.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 0-10 m

Mayotte data
Thalamita crenata - Mission KUW 2009, st. 16, Baie Longoni, casiers à 2 m, devant la mangrove, 1 femelle 42x63,5 mm, photo dorsale et pinces, 1 femelle ovigère 34,7x52 mm photo pinces, 3 mâles, MHNN B32477 ; st. 26, Platier de Mutsumbatsou, intertidal, 1 mâle 21,3x30,6 mm, MNHN B32478. - Expedition Juan de Nova December 2013, st. 3 (nr), st. 4 (juv.), st/ 5 (several), st. 8 (photo in situ), reef-sand, st. 20; 1 juv. st. 20 (MNHN).

Europa data
Thalamita crenata - Fourmanoir, 1952 : 176 (Europa). - Guinot, 1967 : 256 (Liste, avec Europa). - Europa, Mission BIORECIE, st. 9, petit lagon, photo in situ seulement ; St. 14, mangrove du grand lagon, photo in situ et un mâle 31.2x46. 2 mm (MNHN).

New Caledonia data
Nouvelle Caledonie, STATION — Edwards AM, Nouv Arch MNHN 8: 229-267

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
WALLIS & FUTUNA - Thalamita crenata - Poupin & Juncker, in preparation (Wallis). - FRENCH POLYNESIA - Thalamita crenata - A. Milne Edwards, 1861: 365 (Marquesas). - Ortmann, 1893a: 86 (Marquesas). - Rathbun, 1907: 62 (Bora Bora). - Seurat, 1934: 59 (Marquesas). - Forest & Guinot, 1962: 60 (Biogeography "Tahiti-Tuamotu, Marquesas"). - Stephenson & Rees, 1967: 66 ("Maiai" = Tikehau, "Tikahau" = Tikehau). - Monteforte, 1984: 173, annex 1, tab. a (Mataiva, Moorea, Tahiti, Takapoto); 1987: 8 (Moorea). - Salvat & Richard, 1985: 356, 362 (Takapoto). - Poupin, 1996a: 34 (Checklist, with new records at Tahiti and Tikehau; coll. Frv Marara). - Thalamita (Thalaminella) crenata - Guinot, 1985: 449 (List; subgenus from Moosa, 1979: 51). - Mission CRIOBE 2014 (Moorea).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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