Decapoda - Anomura - Diogenidae - Dardanus

Dardanus pedunculatus (Herbst, 1804)



World Distribution
MASDEA (Internet) - Indo-ouest Pacifique. Mer Rouge, Afrique orientale, Somalie, Kenya, Mozambique, Seychelles, Madagascar, Indonésie, Australie, Taiwan, Japon, Hawaii. Egalement, Europa, Mayotte, Nouvelle-Calédonie, Cook, Polynésie française.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 1-95 m

Mayotte data
Dardanus asper - Dechancé, 1964 : 33 (Mayotte, Numa Choa, 1 femelle 17 mm, MNHN ; Dardanus asper (de Haan, 1849) est un synonyme de D. pedunculatus). - Dardanus pedunculatus - Mission KUW novembre 2009, st. 20a, 1 mâle Lc 7,3 mm, L céphalothorax 15,3 mm, Lt env. 46 mm, MNHN Pg8450.

Europa data
Dardanus varipes (Heller, 1861) - Dérijard, 1966 : 175 (Europa). - Dardanus asper (De Haan, 1849) - Dérijard, 1966 : 175 (Europa). Voir remarques, ces deux signalements correspondent vraisemblablement à D. pedunculatus.

Réunion data
Dardanus pedunculatus. - Coll. BIOLAVE, 02/12/2011, shallow-waters, divers 10-30 m, J. Poupin 25/01/2013

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Dardanus haani - Chevalier et al., 1968: 119 (Moruroa). - Salvat & Renaud-Mornant, 1969: 165, 176 (Moruroa). - Dardanus pedunculatus - Rahayu, 1988: 10, 34 (French Polynesia). - Poupin, 1994a: 24, fig. 20, pl. 2f (Tubuai; 65m; coll. Frv Marara); 1996a: 18 (Checklist); 1996b: 18, pl. 8c (Moruroa, Tubuai; 65m). - Gosliner et al., 1996: 224 (Photograph 815; Society in distribution; p. 14 "Many of the localities reported are new to the literature and based on our own collections"). - Field Observation - coll. Albengua det. Poupin (Raevave). - Unpublished sp. - Det. D.L. Rahayu, April 2007 from specimens in MNHN collection, coll. MUSORSTOM 9, malacologist team, Ua Huka, shallow waters, st. 34; Austral, Arago bank; coll. BENTHAUS, Austral Islands, det. J. Poupin & D.L. Rahayu, st. DW1958, Tubuai, 80-?150 m, 1 female 6 mm; det. J. Poupin from photograph, BENTHAUS, st. CAS1976, Arago Bank, trap 90-95 m. - Synonyms - Dardanus haani (Rathbun, 1902).

Other data
Benthaus Polynesie, CAS1976 — Poupin J, Zoosystema 25, 4: 643-664

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