Decapoda - Brachyura - Majidae - Cyclax

Cyclax suborbicularis (Stimpson, 1858)



World Distribution
(Sakai, CD ETI) - Indo-west Pacific. - Red Sea, Eastern Africa (Zanzibar), Seychelles, Mauritius, India, Indonesia, Chagos, Sri Lanka, China (Paracel Is.), Taiwan, Japan, New Caledonia, Fiji, Samoa, French Polynesia (Society, Marquesas).

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 0-6 m

Réunion data
Cyclax cf. suborbicularis - Réunion, photo in situ P. Bourjon, May 2015, pre-det from photo J. Poupin

New Caledonia data
Nouvelle Caledonie, STATION — Edwards AM, Nouv Arch MNHN 8: 229-267

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Cyclax suborbicularis - Forest & Guinot, 1961: 15, fig. 5-6, 8 bis, 10, pl. 6, fig. 1-2 (Tahiti); 1962: 56 (Biogeography "Tahiti-Tuamotu"). - Guinot, 1985: 452 (List). - Poupin, 1996a: 26 (Checklist). - Moorea Biocode project. - AAMP, Marquesas, 2012, Leg 2, St. 5, Nuku Hiva, 4 m, coll. N. Evans. - Salvat & Bacchet, 2011: 247, photo, field guide 'Au Vent des Iles Ed. Tahiti - French Polynesia, most often Society (Moorea, Tahiti).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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