Decapoda - Anomura - Paguridae - Iridopagurus

Iridopagurus reticulatus García-Gómez, 1983



World Distribution
García-Gómez (1983, Bull. Mar. Sc.) - 1-38 m. The record off the coast of North Carolina makes I. reticulatus n. sp. the most northern species of the genus Iridopagurus. This species has been collected off Bermuda, Hollywood Beach, Florida, Cay Sal, and from its northern range, off the Grand Bahama Island, southeast through various localities off the Bahama Islands, Jamaica, Dominican Republic, the U.S. Virgin Islands, the Leeward Islands and Bonaire in the Lesser Antilles, Venezuela, Curaçao, Colombia, Surinam and to its southern and eastern range, off French Guiana.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 1-38 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: VGI (St John, St Croix), ICA (St Martin, St Eustatius, Antigua, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Barbados), IOV (Margarita, Bonaire, Curaçao). 1-38 m, extended herein to 80 m (Karubenthos 2012, st. GD23). WA.
Iridopagurus reticulatus García-Gómez, 1983: 36, fig. 3-4, tab. 7, St John, St Croix, Antigua, Barbados, Margarita, Bonaire, Curaçao. - Lira, 1997, tab. 3, Margarita. - Faasse, 2016: 52, St Eustatius.
Iridopagurus reticulatus - Saint Martin, RNN Inventory, 20/04/2012, UF32300, photo dSTM_3713; UF32300, photo dSTM_3779; 26/04/2012, UF32553, photo dSTM_4419.
Iridopagurus reticulatus - Guadeloupe - Karubenthos 2012 (1-80 m), det. R. Lemaitre, Besse 2013, st. GB07?, 6 m, JL505, MNHN-IU-2013-4286, 1 sp.; st. GB13, 10 m, JL757, MNHN-IU-2013-4234, 1 sp.; st. GB19, 11 m, JL986, MNHN-IU-2013-5122, 1 sp.; st. GD09, 40 m, MNHN-IU-2013-5243, 6 spp.; st. GD11, 14 m, MNHN-IU-2013-5612, 1 sp.; st. GD13, 5 m, JL586, MNHN-IU-2013-4471, 3 spp.; st. GD23, 80 m, JL752, MNHN-IU-2013-5616, 1 sp.; st. GD37, 60 m, JL1065, MNHN-IU-2013-4409, 1 sp.; st. GD52, 6 m, JL1292, MNHN-IU-2013-4479, 1 sp.; st. GD65, 20 m, MNHN-IU-2013-5611, 1 sp. - JL1475, MNHN-IU-2013-5474, 2 spp.; st. GD66, 33 m, JL1437, MNHN-IU-2013-4241, 1 sp.; st. GD71, 3 m, JL1525, MNHN-IU-2013-5483, 3 spp.; st. GM08, 1 m, MNHN-IU-2013-4594, 2 spp.; st. GM28, 2 m, JL1251, MNHN-IU-2013-4679, 1 sp.; st. GR50, 4 m, JL1400, MNHN-IU-2013-4488, 1 sp.; st. GS16, 25 m, JL755, MNHN-IU-2013-4235, 1 sp.; st. GS22?, 45 m, MNHN-IU-2013-4282, 1 sp.; st. GS28, 5 m, JL1187, MNHN-IU-2013-4477, 1 sp.; st. GS35, 3 m, MNHN-IU-2013-4836, 1 sp. - JL1441, MNHN-IU-2013-5244, 1 sp.; st. GS39, 16 m, JL1497, MNHN-IU-2013-4501, 2 spp.
Iridopagurus reticulatus - Martinique, photo in situ Y. Buske, pre-det J. Poupin, based on comparison with Internet photo for Florida at http://www.jaxshells.org/cra5.htm. - Groupe BIOSPHERES, 2015, photo R. Ferry, det. Poupin from photo n°96?, December 2015.

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