Decapoda - Anomura - Chirostylidae - Uroptychus

Uroptychus soyomaruae Baba, 1981

World Distribution
Baba et al. (2008, Catalog, Zootaxa) - Madagascar, Japan (Izu Islands), Hawaiian area (Marcus-Necker Rise, east of Johnston Atoll). Also French Polynesia (Marquesas).

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Associated with corals (obligate)

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 705-794 m

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Uroptychus soyomaruae - Unpublished collections MNHN Ga4300, Coll. FRV Alis, MUSORSTOM 9, Marquesas Islands: Nuku Hiva (st. CP1303, on gorgonians corals; 705-794m), det. K. Baba, from photograph only.

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

This species in Worms Database