Decapoda - Anomura - Munididae - Agononida

Agononida imitata Macpherson, 2006



World Distribution
French Polynesia only, Austral Islands (Maria, Tubuai, Rimatara) - 470-800 m.

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Associated with corals (facultative)

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 470-800 m

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Munida sp. cf. soelae - Macpherson & de Saint Laurent, 1991: 374 (Maria; 680m; coll. Frv Marara, fr). - Poupin, 1996a: 97 (Checklist); 1996b: 24, pl. 11f (Same material, illustrated). - Agononida soelae - Poupin, 2005: 23 (List, same material) - Ahyong & Poore, 2004: 13 (remarks on A. soelae record in French Polynesia). - Agononida imitata Macpherson, 2006: 290, fig. 2 (same material, coll. Frv Marara Maria and Rimatara Islands; plus coll. BENTHAUS, st. DW1962, 470-800 m, Tubuai I., holotype MNHN Ga 5279).

Other data
Polynesie, STATION — MacPherson E, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos 24, 193.
Polynesie, 422 — MacPherson E, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos 24, 193.
Benthaus Polynesie, DW1962 — MacPherson E, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos 24, 193.

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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