Decapoda - Anomura - Munididae - Agononida

Agononida normani (Henderson, 1885)



World Distribution
Macpherson (2006: 295) - Previously known from Fiji (type locality), Tonga, New Caledonia, Wallis and Futuna and Vanuatu, 320-668 m (Macpherson 2004; Baba 2005 and references). The present material was collected in Tuamotu and Society Islands, 512-630 m. - Macpherson (2013: 292, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos) - The species has been collected in the East China Sea, Vanuatu, New Caledonia, Fiji, Tonga, Wallis and Futuna area, French Polynesia, and Hawaii, at 320-668 m. The new material from French Polynesia was collected at 430-737 m.

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

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 320-737 m

New Caledonia data
Musorstom 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP198 — MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Munida normani - Macpherson & de Saint Laurent, 1991: 374 (French Polynesia; ; coll. Frv Marara, fr). - Poupin, 1996a: 96 (Checklist). - Agononida normani - Baba & de Saint Laurent, 1996: 442 (New combinaison). - Macpherson, 2006: 293, fig. 3 (Moorea, Moruroa).
Agononida normani -Macpherson (2013: 292, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos) - French Polynesia. TARASOC: Tarava seamounts, stn CP 3303 (Mont Punu Taipu), 587-704 m, 4 males 8.8-14.2 mm; 1 ovigerous female 14.6 mm, 15 female 6.3-12.7 mm (MNHN-IU-2010-6169, 6097, 6098, 6099). – stn CP 3306 (Mont Punu Taipu), no depth recorded, 5 ovigerous females 13.5-14.6 mm (MNHN-IU-2010-6210). – stn DW 3344 (Mont 'Ori'o Mata), 643 m, 1 female broken (MNHN-IU-2010-6214). – Tuamotu Archipelago, stn DW 3364 (Niau), 550-561 m, 1 female 11. 8 mm (MNHN-IU-2010-6215). – stn CP 3376 (Kaukura), 646-737 m, 32 males 9.5-18.1 mm, 48 females 4.3-18.3 mm (MNHN-IU-2010-6207). – Society Archipelago, stn CP 3415 (Bora Bora), 614-730 m, 1 male 8.9 mm, 4 females 8.1-12.8 mm (MNHN-IU-2010-6216). – stn CP 3437 (between Raiatea, Tahaa), 440-560 m, 3 females 14.9-15.5 mm (MNHN-IU-2010-6208). – stn DW 3451 (between Tikehau, Rangiroa), 440-490 m, 1 female 16.0 mm (MNHN-IU-2010-6213). – stn DW 3455 (Kaukura), 430-527 m, 1 female 15.3 mm (MNHNIU- 2010-6209). – stn CP 3468 (Moorea), 800-870 m, 1 ovigerous female 16.7 mm, 1 female 16.5 mm ((MNHN-IU-2010-6212 and UF). – stn DW 3482 (between Raiatea, Tahaa), 440 m, 1 male 17.3 mm (MNHN-IU-2010-6211).

Wallis & Futuna data
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, CP531 #MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, CP559 #MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, CP600 #MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, CP629 #MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, DW529 #MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, DW530 #MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, DW590 #MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, DW591 #MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, DW594 #MacPherson E, Musorstom 12, 161: 421-569

Other data
Polynesie, D27 — MacPherson E, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos 24, 193.
Polynesie, CAS387 — MacPherson E, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos 24, 193.
Bordau 2 Tonga, CP1558 — MacPherson E, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos 24, 193.
Bordau 2 Tonga, CH1557 — MacPherson E, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos 24, 193.
Bordau 2 Tonga, CH1557 — MacPherson E, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos 23, 191: 231-292
Bordau 2 Tonga, CP1558 — MacPherson E, Tropical Deep Sea Benthos 23, 191: 231-292
Musorstom 8 Vanuatu, CP1027 — Lemaitre R, Musorstom 20, 180: 407-426
Musorstom 8 Vanuatu, CP1028 — Lemaitre R, Musorstom 20, 180: 407-426

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