Decapoda - Axiidea - Callianideidae - Callianidea

Callianidea typa H. Milne Edwards, 1837



World Distribution
Poore (1997: 349) - Indo-West Pacific. Indian Ocean, Djibouti, Mer Rouge, Tanzania, Madagascar, Juan de Nova, Grande Comore (Moroni, R.V. Anton Bruun cruise 9, MNHN Th-696, 1 specimen), Seychelles (Aldabar), Maldive, Indonesia, Taiwan, Japan, Philippines, Mariana, Wake I., Samoa, Papua New Guinea, French Polynesia.

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

Vertical range : Intertidal - Min-Max observed: 0-5 m

Mayotte data
Callianidea typa H. Milne Edwards, 1837 - Poore, 1997 : 349, Moroni, Grande Comore, Juan de Nova, reef-sand

Réunion data
Callianidea typa - Photograph in situ BOURJON Philippe (seizhavel), size about 1.5 cm, depth 10 cm, sand bottom, det. P. Dworschak with this comment 'there appear to be filaments on the pleopods, which directs to Callianideidae (Callianidea) or Micheleidae (Michelea). The massive major P1 with very short carpus and the long and slender minor P1 points to Callianideidae (Callianidea). There is only one species, Callianidea typa, known from the Indo-Pacific.' - Coll. BIOLAVE, 27/11/2011, shallow-waters, divers 10-30 m, det. J. Poupin 25/01/2013.

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Callianidea typa - Edmonson, 1944: 38, fig. 2 (Tahiti). - Poupin, 1994: 7, fig. 3, pl. 1b (Taiaro); 1998: 32 (Checklist; coll. & det. J. Poupin, October 1995, Moruroa; common under the rock, at high tide level). - Poore, 1997: 349, fig. 1-3, 4a-b (Taiaro). - Callianidea ?typa - AAMP, Marquesas, 2012, Leg 3, coll. Poupin, Starmer, St. MQ10-M, Hiva Oa, intertidal, sample LC50, St. MQ18-M, Hiva Oa, intertidal, coll. Poupin, sample LC249, pre-det J. Poupin/P. Dworschak.

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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