Decapoda - Anomura - Munididae - Sadayoshia

Sadayoshia tenuirostris Macpherson & Baba, 2010



World Distribution
Macpherson & Baba (2010: 447) - Japan (Ryukyu Islands), Indonesia (Moluccas, Kei islands, Banda Sea), South China Sea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, New Caledonia, Loyalty Islands, Chesterfield Islands. On corals, Halimeda flat, on Seriatopora hystrix. Depths between 1 and 217 m.

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

Vertical range : Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) - Min-Max observed: 1-217 m

New Caledonia data
Sadayoshia tenuirostris Macpherson & Baba, 2010: 447, NEW CALEDONIA. Chesterfield Islands. CHALCAL 1, Stn DC45, 2048.93S 15830.21S, 50 m, 23 July 1984: 2 ov. F 5.0-5.2 mm (MNHN Ga7240). Stn DC51, 2113.21S 15842.50E, 55 m, 24 July 1984: 8 M 3.6-5.4 mm, 1 ov. F 4.7 mm, 1 F 4.0 mm (MNHN Ga7242).Stn DC56, 2124.40S 15908.80E, 60 m, 25 July 1984: 2M4.2-4.6 mm (MNHN Ga 7245). CORAIL 2, Stn DW 106, 1909S 15843E, 62 m, 27 July 1988: 3 ov. F 8.0-9.1 mm (MNHN Ga7247).Stn DW118, 1925S 15828E, 52 m, 28 July 1988: 1 F 6.8 mm (MNHN Ga7249). New Caledonia. NORFOLK 2, Stn CP 2141, 2300.52S 16819.80E, 92-100 m, 03 November 2003: 2 M 4.1-5.3 mm, 1 ov. F 4.0 mm, 1 F 3.3 mm (MNHN Ga 7253). SURPRISES. Stn DW 1395, 1817.6S 16301.9E, 34-36 m, 13 May 1999: 1 M 3.6 mm (MNHN Ga 7254). Lagoon Est. Stn 644, 2152.1S 16641.2E, 45-48 m, August 1986: 1 ov. F 6.5 mm (MNHN Ga7260). Stn 659, 2145.3S 16633.4E, 46-48 m, August 1986: 1 M 6.4 mm, 1 ov. F 3.6 mm (MNHN Ga7265). Stn unnumbered, 48-50 m, August 1986: 1 M 4.3 mm, 1 F 4.0 mm (MNHN Ga7271). Lagoon. Grotte Merlet, 20-30 m, 19-21 January 1993: 1 M 5.6 mm (MNHN Ga7272). Montrouzier Expedition. Touho, 10 m, 8 September 1993: 1 M 4.3 mm, 1 F 3.7 mm (MNHN Ga7273). Stn LF10, 2056.30S 16720.85E, 18 m, 29 November 1995: 1 M 4.7 mm (MNHN Ga7275). Lifou island. LIFOU, Stn 1418, 2046.9S 16707.9E, 1-5 m, 07 November 2000: 2 F 3.0-3.3 mm (MNHN Ga7277). Stn 1431, 2047.5S 16707.1E, 18-35 m, 03 November 2000: 1 M 5.4 mm, 1 ov. F 4.8 mm, 3 F 4.4-5.4 mm (MNHN Ga7278).Stn 1434, 2052.5S 16708.1E, 5-20 m, 06 November 2000: 4 ov. F 2.8-4.8 mm, 2 F 2.5-2.8 mm (MNHN Ga7279). Stn 1436, 2055.5S 16704.2E, 10-20 m, 10 November 2000: 9 M 2.9-5.4 mm, 6 ov. F 3.2-4.4 mm, 1 F 3.5 mm (MNHN Ga7280). Stn 1451, 2047.3S 16706.8E, 10-21 m, 19 November 2000: 1 M 3.7 mm (MNHN Ga7283). Stn 1453, 2054.6S 16702.1E, 21- 30 m, 22 November 2000: 4 M 2.9-4.8 mm, 7 ov. F 2.8-4.2 mm (MNHN Ga7284). Stn 1458, 2046.7S 16703.1E, 17-24 m, 04 November 2000: 1 F 2.1 mm (MNHN Ga7285). Stn 1459, 2047.0S 16703.0E, 55-80 m, 05-13 November 2000: 5 M 3.6-5.4 mm, 1 ov. F 4.1 mm (MNHN Ga7286). Stn 1464, 2054S 16705.9E, 35-50 m, 14 November 2000: 3 M 3.0-3.7 mm, 4 ov. F 3.5-4.1 mm, 2 F 2.4-2.8 mm (MNHN Ga7287).Stn 1465, 2046.5S 16706.2E, 35-45 m, 17 November 2000: 9 M 3.8-6.4 mm, 8 ov. F 3.7-5.0 mm, 1 F 4.2 mm (MNHN Ga7288).
Some specimen from New Caledonia are S. savali n. sp. in Macpherson & Baba, 2012: 43, Zootaxa.

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