Decapoda - Anomura - Munididae - Munida

Munida miles A. Milne Edwards, 1880



World Distribution
Poupin (1994, Etudes & Thèses) - Western Atlantic. Guba, Gulf Mexico, Carribea Sea (Honduras), Vigin Islands (St Croix), Lesser Antilles ICA (St Kitts, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Montserrat, St. Vincent, Barbados, Grenadines, Grenada). 185-885 m in Felder et al. (2009) - Fla Str, GMx, Bah, Cuba, Carib

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

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 185-885 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: Lesser Antilles, VGI (St Croix), ICA (St Kitts, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Montserrat, St. Vincent, Barbados, Grenadines, Grenada). 185-885 m. WA.
Munida miles A. Milne-Edwards, 1880a: 51, Martinique, Barbados [R/V Blake, 169-209 brasses, 310-383 m]. - A. Milne Edwards & Bouvier, 1897: 35, Barbados [R/V Blake, probably not St Lucia]. - Chace, 1942: 36, St Croix, St Kitts, Montserrat, Martinique, St Vincent, Barbados, Grenadines, Grenada [R/V Blake, but not St Lucia, st. 215 that is M. sanctipauli instead, cf. de Melo-Filho & de Melo (1992a)]. - de Melo-Filho & de Melo, 1992b: 515, Barbados [Lectotype at Barbados, R/V Blake, st. 274, 376 m]. - Poupin, 1994: 36, Guadeloupe [R/V Polka, 500-510 m, det. E. Macpherson, MNHN]. - Baba et al., 2008: 108, same, Lesser Antilles [Catalog].
Munida miles - Guadeloupe, Karubenthos II 2015, field det. J. Poupin, st. CP4512, 8 June 2015, 16°12.57'N, 61°53.54'W, 532-409 m, MNHN-IU-2013-18780, st. CP4524, 10 June 2015, 16°30.17'N, 61°42.4'W, 550-500 m, MNHN-IU-2013-18797; st. DW4588, 21 June 2015, 16°1.85'N, 61°24'W, 416-251 m, MNHN-IU-2013-18983; st. DW4607, 24 June 2013, 16°13.99'N, 60°50.21'W, 600-608 m, MNHN-IU-2013-19042.

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