Decapoda - Caridea - Alpheidae - Metabateaeus

Metabateaeus minutus (Witelegge, 1897)



World Distribution
Saavedra et al. (1996) - Pacific: Marshall (10°N, 170°E) Ellice (15°S, 174°E), Easter Island (26°50'S, 109°W). - Anker (2001, Thesis: 263) - Ryukyus, Kiribati, New Caledonia, Loyalty (Lifou), Tuvalu, Tokelau, Easter Island, possibly Madagascar

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 1-5 m

New Caledonia data
Metabetaeus minutus - Anker, 2001, Thesis: 263, New Caledonia, Loyalty (Lifou), new record in MNHN. - Anker et al., 2006, Evolution, Appendix S1: 16, New Caledonia, Loyalty (Lifou), new record in MNHN.

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
EASTER ISLAND - Metabateaeus minutus - Saavedra et al., 1996: 117 (Easter Island, Hanga Tee; 0.7 m).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

This species in Worms Database