Decapoda - Brachyura - Ocypodidae - Austruca

Austruca lactea (De Haan, 1835)



World Distribution
Crane (1975: 297) - Tropical and subtropical Indo-Pacific, from eastern Africa to Samoa; from near Massawa in the Red Sea, Karachi in Pakistan, and Fukuoka in southern Japan south to the Umngazana River, Cape Province, in Africa, Broome in Western Australia, Gladstone in Queensland, Australia, and Tonga, South Pacific. Also New Caledonia.

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

Vertical range : Land & Freshwater - Min-Max observed: 0-1 m

New Caledonia data
Uca lactaea - Juncker & Poupin, 2009: 75, New Caledonia, Profondeur : 0-2 m / Source : Serène R, 1973 / Lieu-dit : Ducos

Comment(s) on data
Austruca - New genus in Shih et al. (2016, Raffles Bulletin).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

This species in Worms Database