Decapoda - Brachyura - Portunidae - Thalamita

Thalamita gatavakensis Nobili, 1906



World Distribution
Crosnier (1962 : 108), ABRS (BD Internet) - Indo-ouest Pacifique. Afrique orientale, Kenya, Tanzanie, Madagascar, Seychelles, Australie, Polynésie française. Comprend, Réunion, Mayotte, premier signalement.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 0-22 m

Mayotte data
Thalamita gatavakensis - Mayotte, Mission KUW novembre 2009, st. 14, Banc de La Prudente, 15-17 m, 3 mâles 4,1x6,4 à 6,5x10,3 mm, ? 1 juvénile, MNHN B32513 ; st. 17, Récif du Nord, 22 m, 2 mâles 4,6x7,2 et 5,3x8,2 mm, 2 femelles ovigères 4,85x7,9 et 5,4x8,4 mm, 1 femelle 5,2x8,4 mm, 2 juvéniles, MNHN B32512.

Réunion data
Thalamita gatavakensis - Ribes, 1978 (Réunion).

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Thalamita pilumnoides var. gatavakensis Nobili, 1906a: 262; 1907: 384 ("Gatavake" = Mangareva). - Thalamita pilumnoides ssp. gatavakensis - Forest & Guinot, 1961: 34, fig. 22a-b, 23-25 (Mangareva); 1962: 60 (Biogeography "Tahiti-Tuamotu"). - Thalamita gatavakensis - Crosnier, 1962: 99, fig. 156a-c, e (Mangareva; syntypes). - Stephenson & Rees, 1967: 75 (Bora Bora, Tahiti). - Poupin, 1996a: 4, 34 (Checklist, with a new record at Tahiti). - Thalamita (Thalamita) gatavakensis - Guinot, 1985: 449 (List) - New material - Coll. C. Hily, det. K. Moosa (Tahiti).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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