Decapoda - Brachyura - Plagusiidae - Guinusia

Guinusia dentipes (De Haan, 1835)



World Distribution
(Dawson, 1987: 41): North Pacific warm temperate region, Japan, Korea, Taiwan; Tropical West and East Pacific region, Norfolk, Lord Howe, Kermadec; Easter Island. - Littoral; Hard bottom.

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

Vertical range : Intertidal - Min-Max observed: 0-5 m

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
EASTER ISLAND - Plagusia dentipes - Rathbun, 1907: 36 (Easter Island, shore). - Garth, 1973: 326 (Rathbun sp. and 2 new spp., Easter Island). - Griffin, 1973: 435, fig. 14b (Easter Island, with discussion on affinities with the very similar P. chabrus and this conclusion "P. dentipes thus appears quite definitely to be a valid species").

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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