Decapoda - Brachyura - Portunidae - Charybdis

Charybdis erythrodactyla (Lamarck, 1818)



World Distribution
Stephenson (1972 : 36) - Red Sea, Mauritius, Japan, Marshall, Hawaii, French Polynesia. Also Réunion, Madagascar.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 0-5 m

Réunion data
Charybdis (Goniosupradens) erythrodactyla - Mission Poupin, avril 2008 (MNHN, St. 10, Grande Anse, 1 femalle 49x70 mm, photographie J. Poupin).

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Goniosoma erythrodactylum - A. Milne Edwards, 1861: 369 (Marquesas). - de Man, 1889: 424 (Tahiti). - Ortmann, 1893a: 81 (Marquesas). - Charybdis erythrodactyla - Nobili, 1906b: 118, fig. 3 (Nuku Hiva). - Sendler, 1923: 40 (Makatea). - Boone, 1934: 57, pl. 18-19 (Tahiti). - Leene, 1936: 117, fig. 1-5 (Marquesas, Makatea). - Holthuis, 1953: 6 (Raroia). - Morrison, 1954: 16 (Raroia). - Forest & Guinot, 1961: 30 (Hikueru); 1962: 58 (Biogeography "Tahiti-Tuamotu, Marquesas"). - Guinot, 1966a: 48 (Raroia). - Chevalier et al., 1968: 92, 137 (Fangataufa). - Monteforte, 1984: 173, annex 1, tab. a, photograph p. 140(b) (Makatea, Mataiva, Takapoto). - Delesalle, 1985: 289 (Mataiva). - Salvat, 1986b: 72, photograph (French Polynesia). - Charybdis (Goniosupradens) erythrodactyla - Leene, 1938: 134, fig. 77-80 (Marquesas). - Stephenson & Rees, 1967: 13 (Bora Bora, Moorea). - Stephenson, 1976: 15 ("Taiohae" = Nuku Hiva). - Guinot, 1985: 449 (List). - Poupin 1994a: 29, fig. 25, pl. 3d (Rurutu, Taiaro); 1996a: 30 (Checklist, with a new record at Moruroa; coll. Frv Marara) - Field observation - Det. J. Poupin, May 1997 (Fangataufa). - Unpublished record, coll. & det. G. Paulay, Rangiroa (FLMNH-UF). - Mission CRIOBE 2014 dry collection, exuvia

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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