Brachyura - Brachyura - Portunidae - Portunus

Portunus petreus (Alcock, 1899)



World Distribution
Crosnier (1965) - Indian Ocean. Bank Pracel (mud 55 m) and Laccadives. Also Réunion based on photo, det. Poupin, coll. Durville 2002.

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

Vertical range : Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) - Min-Max observed: 100-100 m

Réunion data
Portunus (Monomia) petreus (Alcock, 1899) - Réunion, coll. P. Durville, Aquarium, 100 m, 2012. Specimen not examined, det. J. Poupin according to photo and description plus photo published by Crosnier (1965).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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