Decapoda - Brachyura - Polybiidae - Ovalipes

Ovalipes elongatus Stephenson & Rees, 1968



World Distribution
Boyko & Liguori (2014: 565, Pac. Sc.) - Lord Howe Island, Kermadec, Islands (Parker et al. 1998), New Zealand, (Morrisey et al. 2007, Inglis et al. 2008), Easter Island.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 1-20 m

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
EASTER ISLAND - Ovalipes trimaculatus. - DiSalvo et al., 1988: 466, tab. 4 (Easter Island, scuba dives 15-60m, "Attenuated slope"; det. J. Garth). - Not O. trimaculatus = Ovalipes elongatus Stephenson & Rees, 1968 - Boyko & Liguori, 2014: 565, Pac. Sc., Easter Island, usnm 1226910, 1 female (63.4 by 51.6 mm),
Anakena, coll. C. B. Boyko and S. Reanier, 30 August 1999.

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

This species in Worms Database