Decapoda - Brachyura - Portunidae - Thalamita

Thalamita spinifera Borradaile, 1902



World Distribution
Crosnier (1962 : 127), ABRS (BD Internet) - Indo-ouest Pacifique. Madagascar, Comores, Laccadives, Maldives, Hawaii. Comprend aussi, Réunion, Polynésie française.

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Hard bottom (rock and rubbles)

Vertical range : Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) - Min-Max observed: 22-400 m

Mayotte data
Thalamita spinifera - Crosnier, 1975 : 724 (Mayotte). - Mission KUW novembre 2009, st. 1, Plage de Trévani, intertidal, 1 mâle 14x20 mm photo, MNHN B32488.

Réunion data
Thalamita spinifera - Ribes, 1978 (Réunion). - Crosnier, 1985 : 35 (Réunion, coll. Marion Dufresne, MD32, 1982, 53-77 m, MNHN).

New Caledonia data
Smib 6 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW106 — Moosa MK, Musorstom 15, 168: 503-530
Chalcal 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW80 — Moosa MK, Musorstom 15, 168: 503-530
Chalcal 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW84 — Moosa MK, Musorstom 15, 168: 503-530
Chalcal 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW80 — Moosa MK, Musorstom 15, 168: 503-530

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Thalamita spinifera - Stephenson, 1976: 24 ("Marquesas Expedition, 40-80m, 18/ix/1967 to 1/x/1967" = Marquesas, cf. Redher, 1967). - Poupin, 1996a: 7, 36 (Checklist and new records from Eiao, Fatu Hiva, Nuku Hiva, Raevavae; Tubuai, 42-200m, not sp. from Makemo; coll. Frv Marara); 1996b: 36, pl. 17h (in part, specimen from Makemo, 120 m belongs in fact to Charybdis rathbuni Leene, 1938, see Crosnier 2002: 415).

Wallis & Futuna data
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, CP505 #Moosa MK
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, CP498 #Moosa MK
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, CP515 #Moosa MK
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, CP498 #Moosa MK, Musorstom 15, 168: 503-530
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, CP515 #Moosa MK, Musorstom 15, 168: 503-530
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, CP505 #Moosa MK, Musorstom 15, 168: 503-530

Other data
Karubar Indonesie, DW22 — Moosa MK, Musorstom 15, 168: 503-530
Musorstom 1 Philippines, CP57 — Moosa MK, Musorstom 1, 1: 142-150

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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