Decapoda - Dendrobranchiata - Penaeidae - Parapenaeus

Parapenaeus americanus Rathbun, 1901



World Distribution
Western Atlantic, United States (40°N) to Uruguay (33°S) - 130-446 m. - Felder et al. (2009) - 190-412 m, NJer–E GMx, Antil, Carib–N Urg

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Soft bottom (mud or sand)

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 130-446 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: Lesser Antilles, ICA (Guadeloupe, Martinique, St Lucia). 130-446 m. WA.
Parapenaeus americanus - A. Milne-Edwards & Bouvier, 1909: 231, Martinique, St Lucia [R/V Blake, 116-191 brasses, 212-349 m]. - Schmitt, 1935: 130, Martinique, St Lucia. - Poupin, 1994: 17, Guadeloupe [R/V Polka, st. CP3, 400 m, 1 sp. 16 mm, MNHN, det. A. Crosnier].

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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