Decapoda - Anomura - Paguridae - Trichopagurus

Trichopagurus trichophthalmus (Forest, 1954)



World Distribution
Tahiti, Bikini, Palau, Ponape, the Sulu Archipelago of the Philippines, and Sanguinisiapo Archipelago of Indonesia and Japan in the West Pacific Ocean (de Saint Laurent 1970, Baba 1982, Asakura 2004), and the Maldives in the Indian Ocean (Hogarth et al. 1998).
IWP. Mayotte (first record), Maldives (Hogarth et al. 1998), Indonesia, Japan, Philippines (Sulu archipelago), Bikini, Palau, Ponape, French Polynesia.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 0-5 m

Mayotte data
Mayotte, KUW fieldwork November 2009, St. 26, Mutsumbatsou reef flat, 1 ovigerous female Sl 1.2 mm, MNHN Pg-8522

Réunion data
Trichopagurus trichophthalmus - Réunion, photo in situ P. Bourjon, December 2015, det. from photo T. Komai.

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Catapaguroides trichophthalmus Forest, 1954a: 74, fig. 20-24, with a ? for the genus; 1956a: 1069 (Tahiti). - Trichopagurus trichophthalmus - de Saint Laurent, 1970: 212, fig. 1-16 (Tahiti). - Poupin, 1996a: 19 (Checklist). - Komai & Osawa (2005: 11, fig. 4-6 (Tahiti; redescription of type specimen).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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