Decapoda - Brachyura - Dromiidae - Cryptodromiopsis

Cryptodromiopsis tridens Borradaile, 1903



World Distribution
Lewinsohn (1984: 113) - Indian Ocean. Eastern Africa (Somalia), atoll Minicoi, Laccadives and Male, Maldives, Christmas. Also French Polynesia

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Associated with sponge

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 1-5 m

Mayotte data
Cryptodromiopsis tridens Borradaile, 1903 — Lewinsohn, 1984 : 113, Glorieuses, intertidal, 16 September 1958, leg. A. Crosnier, 2 FF 6,5 x 7,5 mm, MNHN B-6859; intertidal, 30 January 1971, leg. A. Crosnier, 3 FF, 1 F ov. 6,5 x 7 mm, MNHN B-6893 — IWP, Somalia to French Polynesia; shallow subtidal.

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Cryptodromiopsis tridens - McLay, 1991: 467, fig. 5a-d (Moorea, Tahiti; coll. Frv Marara, fr). - Poupin, 1996a: 24 (Checklist). - Guinot & Tavares, 2003: 56, fig. 4 (new sufamilial arrangement for the Dromiidae; sp. from Moorea MNHN-B 22579).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

This species in Worms Database