Decapoda - Anomura - Diogenidae - Calcinus

Calcinus guamensis Wooster, 1984

World Distribution
Poupin (2003, Internet) - Indo-ouest Pacifique. Afrique orientale, Somalie, Iles Cocos et Christmans, Australie nord-occidentale, Indonésie, Vietnam, Taiwan, Japon, Mariannes, Hawaii, Polynésie française. Comprend, Europa, Réunion, premier signalement.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 0-80 m

Mayotte data
Calcinus guamensis - BIOTAS 2009, Juan de Nova, outer-reef, st. JDN07, JDN13, JDN16, lots MEPA-00430, 751, 759, 795, 824 (nr) (some specimens are juveniles without typical black ring on dactyls of ambulatory legs; for these spp. Calcinus vachoni cannot be totally excluded).

Europa data
Calcinus guamensis - Europa, BIOTAS collections, specimens MEPA-00074, st. EURO-3, det. J. Poupin d'après photos. - BIORECIE, St. 8, 1 sp. 1.3 mm, 1 ovigerous female 0.8 mm, plus 4 spp. in shells (MNHN). Premier signalement.

Réunion data
Calcinus guamensis - Mission Poupin, avril 2008 (D'après photographies, programme BIOTAS, E. Lancelot).

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Calcinus guamensis - Poupin, 1996a: 14, 76 (Checklist; coll. Frv Marara, fr); 1997: 694, fig. 2c-c', 3d, 4c (Fatu Hiva, Hiva Oa; 0-3m) - Field observation - J. Poupin, September 1997 (Taharaa beach in Pocillopora, Tahiti). - Unpublished record, coll. & det. G. Paulay, Moorea, October 23, 2001 (FLMNH-UF); Moorea fieldwork December 2006, Tiahura outer reef, in coral Pocillopora, photograph J. Poupin. - Moorea Biocode project. - AAMP, Marquesas, 2012, Leg 2, St. 16, coll. N. Evans, Leg 3, coll. Starmer & coll., St. MQ1-GR, Nuku Hiva, 8-10 m, no sample number?, photo, St. MQ5-M, coll. Starmer & Poupin, intertidal, photo in situ, no sample, St. MQ12-M, Tahuata, intertidal, coll. Corbari et al., sample LC71, LC72 (photo), St. MQ23-R, Ua Pou, intertidal, coll. Corbari et al., sample LC280, St. MQ27-GR-M-B, Hatu Iti, 5-22 m, coll. Starmer et al., sample LC325 (photos).

Other data
Polynesie, STATION — Poupin J & McLaughlin PA, Zoosystema 22, 1.

Comment(s) on data
New family Calcinidae Fraaije, Van Bakel & Jagt, 2017, replaces Diogenidae. Calcinidae unaccepted in Poore & Ahyong (2023) (also WoRMS 2023)

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

This species in Worms Database