Decapoda - Brachyura - Goneplacidae - Bathyplax

Bathyplax typhla A. Milne-Edwards, 1880



World Distribution
Poupin (1994, Etudes & Thèses) - Western Atlantic. North Carolina, Florida, Gulf Mexico, Cuba, Lesser Antilles (St Croix, Guadeloupe, St Lucia), Surinam, French Guiana, Brazil (off Recife 8°S and also Rio de Janiero, 24°S)
Felder et al. (2009) - 315-1106 m. NCar–GMx, Antil, Carib–Brazil
Tavares (2006: 416) - 220-1106 m. North Carolina, Florida, Mississippi, Texas, Mexique, Cuba, Guadeloupe, St Croix, St Lucia, Brazil.

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

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 220-1106 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution : WA. North Carolina, Florida, Mississippi, Texas, Mexique, Cuba, Brazil. Lesser Antilles, VGI (St Croix), ICA (Guadeloupe, St Lucia). 220-1106 m.
Bathyplax typhlus A. Milne-Edwards, 1880a: 16, St Croix, St Lucia [R/V Blake, st. 130, Frederickstadt, 451 brasses, st. 221, St Lucie, 423 brasses]. - A. Milne-Edwards & Bouvier, 1923: 333, St Croix, St Lucia [R/V Blake, st. 130, Frederickstadt, 451 brasses; st. 221, St Lucie, 453 brasses].
Bathyplax typhla - Rathbun, 1918: 20, St Croix, 451 fathoms, St Lucia, 423 fathoms. - Rathbun, 1933: 77, St Croix. - Chace, 1940: 43, St Croix, St Lucia [R/V Blake, st. 130, st. 221]. - Poupin, 1994: 47, Guadeloupe [R/V Polka, 500-520 m, det. M. Tavares (MNHN)].
Bathyplax typhlus - Tavares, 1996b: 416, Guadeloupe [R/V Polka, 500-520 m].
Bathyplax typhla - 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-2013-18787.

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