Decapoda - Brachyura - Parthenopidae - Thyrolambrus

Thyrolambrus efflorescens (Alcock, 1895)



World Distribution
(Tan & Ng, 2007: 160) - Andaman Sea, Mauritius, Philippines, Guam, French Polynesia (Tuamotu). Also Mayotte.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 12-17 m

Mayotte data
Thyrolambrus efflorescens - Coll. J.-M. Bouchard, 2008-2011, Mayotte, det. & photo J. Poupin, 16/01/2013. Specimen for MNHN collections, 1 male CL 8 mm, CW 12 mm.

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Thyrolambrus efflorescens - Tan & Ng, 2007: 160, fig. 30b (coll. G. Paulay, Rangiroa, 12-17m). - Moorea Biocode project.

Comment(s) on data
In the Carribean the sister species, sometimes considered as a synonymy, is Thyrolambrus asteroides Rathbun, 1894.

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

This species in Worms Database