Decapoda - Brachyura - Xanthidae - Xanthias

Xanthias lamarckii (H. Milne Edwards, 1834)



World Distribution
(Davie, 2002: 555) - IWP, South Africa, Australia, to Japan Hawaii and French Polynesia. Includes Wallis & Futuna. Serène (1984 : 196) - 'Espèce la plus commune du genre dont la distribution s'étend de' Eastern Africa (South Africa), Mauritius, Réunion, Madagascar, Europa, Comoros (Anjouan, Mayotte) to Australia, Japan, Hawaii, Wallis & Futuna, French Polynesia

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 0-6 m

Mayotte data
Xanthias lamarckii - Serène, 1984 : 195, fig. 112, pl. XXVII B (Ile Europa ; Madagascar ; Comores, Anjouan, zone intertidale: 1 femelle 9,1 x 14,4 mm, MNHN-B6650). - Anker & Michonneau, 2008, st. MAY08-St2, Tanaraki, UF 13592. - Mission KUW novembre 2009, Mayotte, st. 26c, Platier de Mutsumbatsou, coll. Bouchard 03/08/2008, 1 femelle juvénile 7,6x11,9 mm, MNHN sans numéro. - Expedition Juan de Nova December 2013, st2 (nr), reef-block

Europa data
Xanthias lamarckii - Dérijard, 1966 : 167 (Europa). - Serène, 1984 : 195, fig. 112, pl. XXVII B (Europa, zone intertidale, coll. P. Fourmanoir, 1 femelle 14,6x22,6 mm, MNHN B-6652). - Mission BIORECIE, st. 8, 9 novembre 2011, 1 male 12.7x19.4 mm, 1 female juvenile (MNHN).

Réunion data
Xantho lamarckii - A. Milne-Edwards, 1862, annexe F : 4 (Réunion, coll. Maillard). - Xanthias lamarckii - Peyrot-Clausade, 1977 : annexe, p. 27 (Réunion) - Ribes, 1978 : 127 (Réunion). - Serène, 1984 : 195 (Distribution). - Mission Poupin, avril 2008 (MNHN, St. 5, Le Sentier Marin, L'Ermitage les Bains, 1 spécimen 9x13 mm ; photographies J. Poupin, programme BIOTAS)..

New Caledonia data
Nouvelle Caledonie, STATION — Edwards AM, Nouv Arch MNHN 8: 229-267

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
WALLIS & FUTUNA - Xanthias lamarcki - Poupin & Juncker, in preparation (Futuna, Wallis). - FRENCH POLYNESIA - Xanthodes granoso-manus Dana, 1852a: 75; 1852b: 175; 1855, pl. 8, fig. 10a-c (Society, Tuamotu). - Xanthias lamarckii - Nobili, 1907: 393 (Hikueru, "Timoe" = Temoe). - Rathbun, 1907: 44 (Bora Bora, Fakarava, Makemo, Tahiti). - Sendler, 1923: 37 (Makatea). - Boone, 1934: 131, pl. 70 (Raiatea, Tahiti). - Holthuis, 1953: 26 (Raroia). - Morrison, 1954: 13 (Raroia). - Forest & Guinot, 1961: 70, fig. 63, 66a-b (Hikueru, Marutea, Tahiti, "Taraourou-roa" = Tarauru-Roa); 1962: 64 (Biogeography "Tahiti-Tuamotu"). - Peyrot-Clausade, 1977a, annex of the species: 27; 1977b: 212 (Moorea); 1989: 113 (Tikehau). - Monteforte, 1984: 171, annex 1, tab. a (Mataiva, Moorea, Tahiti, Takapoto); 1987: 9 (Moorea). - Serène, 1984: 195, fig. 112, pl. 27b (Syn.). - Delesalle, 1985: 305 (Mataiva). - Guinot, 1985: 451 (List). - Poupin, 1996a: 50 (Checklist) - New material - Coll. Frv Marara, det. J. Poupin (Moruroa). - Unpublished sp., coll. & det. G. Paulay, Tikehau, June 10, 2001 (FLMNH-UF 1652?). - Unpublished sp. - Austral, Raevavae Island, coll. BENTHAUS Expedition (Richer), November 16, 2002, det. J. Poupin November 25, 2003 (1 sp. in MNHN); Moorea fieldwork December 2006, coll. Poupin (Papetoai lagoon, 0.1 m, fringing reef, coral rubbles), det. Poupin, specimens (MNHN) and color photograph. - Moorea Biocode project. - Salvat & Bacchet, 2011: 254, photo, field guide 'Au Vent des Iles Ed. Tahiti - French Polynesia, most often Society (Moorea, Tahiti). - Mission CRIOBE 2014 (Moorea, collection, Moorea, 1982, coll. & det. Monteforte) -

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