Decapoda - Caridea - Oplophoridae - Acanthephyra

Acanthephyra cucullata Faxon, 1893



World Distribution
Chace (1986); Hendrick & Estrada-navarette (1989); Vereshchaka (1990) - Off eastern Africa, Maldive Islands, Indonesia, tropical American Pacific; Seamounts Sala y Gòmez and south-western part of Nazca ridge, 21°41'S / 81°46'W). - Bathypelagic - Mesopelagic (0-3000 m).

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Pelagic or bathypelagic

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 960-2000 m

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
EASTER ISLAND - Acanthephyra cucullata - Vereshchaka, 1990: 139 (Seamounts Sala y Gòmez and south-western part of Nazca ridge, 21°41'S / 81°46'W; 960-2000 m).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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