Decapoda - Anomura - Munididae - Munida

Munida iris A. Milne Edwards, 1880



World Distribution
Poupin (1994, Etudes & Thèses) - Western Atlantic. United States, Massachusetts to Amazonia. Lesser Antilles (Guadeloupe, Barbados). 43-613 m.
Melo (1999: 188) - Including Brazil.

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

Vertical range : Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) - Min-Max observed: 43-613 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: Lesser Antilles ICA (Guadeloupe, Barbados). 43-613 m. WA.
Munida iris A. Milne-Edwards, 1880a: 49, Barbados [R/V Blake, st. 274, 209 brasses, 382 m]. - A. Milne-Edwards & Bouvier, 1897: 21, Barbados [R/V Blake]. - Poupin, 1994: 35, Guadeloupe [R/V Polka, 382 m, det. E. Macpherson, MNHN]. - Baba et al., 2008: 101, Barbados [Catalog].
?Munida iris - Schmitt, 1924a:87, Barbados [with doubt, juveniles without chelipeds].

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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