Decapoda - Caridea - Pasiphaeidae - Pasiphaea

Pasiphaea americana Faxon, 1893



World Distribution
Hendrick & Estrada-Navarrete (1989); Vereshchaka (1990) - Eastern Pacific: off Baja California and northern gulf of California, south to Isla Lobos de Tierra, Peru, Galapagos; Seamounts Sala y Gòmez and south-western part of Nazca ridge. - Bathypelagic - Mesopelagic. (150-1700 m).

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Pelagic or bathypelagic

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 500-700 m

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
EASTER ISLAND - Pasiphaea americana - Burukovsky, 1990: 195 (Seamounts Sala y Gòmez and south-western part of Nazca ridge, 24°58' S / 88°31' W; 500-700 m). - Vereshchaka, 1990: 141 (Seamounts Sala y Gòmez and south-western part of Nazca ridge, 24°58'-25°33' S / 88°31'-89°12' W; 510-1500 m). - Parin et al., 1997: 162, tab. 3 (List of Decapoda for the Nazca and Sala y Gòmez submarine ridges).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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