Decapoda - Anomura - Paguridae - Pagurixus

Pagurixus annulus Komai & Poupin, 2013

World Distribution
Mozambique channel (Europa Island).

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

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

Europa data
Pagurixus annulus sp. nov Komai & Poupin, 2013, Zootaxa. - Europa - BIORECIE, St. 10, 1 male 1.5 mm (MNHN-IU-2012-604).

Comment(s) on data
Mail Komai (August 2012) - I reached a conclusion that the single specimen being similar to Pagurixus brachydactylus represents actually an undescribed species. I will try to start to draft a manuscript reporting three Pagurixus species from Europa Island as soon as possible,

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

This species in Worms Database