Decapoda - Caridea - Alpheidae - Synalpheus

Synalpheus herricki Coutière, 1909



World Distribution
Anker et al. (2012: 54, Zootaxa) - Western Atlantic: Florida; Gulf of Mexico; Caribbean Sea: Belize [Carrie Bow Cay], St. Martin; Brazil: Atol das Rocas, Ceará.

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Associated with sponges

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 5-73 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: Lesser Antilles ICA (St Martin, Barbados), IOV (Curaçao, Los Roques). 5-73 m. WA.
Synalpheus herricki - Rodríguez, 1986: tab. 2, Los Roques. - Hultgren et al., 2010: 230, Curaçao. - Anker et al., 2012: 52, St. Martin [Saint Martin, RNN Inventory 2012, UF32411, photo dSTM_4051, 23/4/2012; UF32406, photo dSTM_4145, 23/4/2012; UF32412, photo dSTM_6961, 22/4/2012, as:: 1 ov. female, FLMNH UF 32411, Réserve Naturelle de Saint-Martin, sta. 56, Chicot, windward side of Tintamarre Island, in unidentified verongid sponge [host fcn BSTM-1418], coll. A. Anker, J.F. Maréchal, 23.04.2012 [fcn BSTM-1437*]; 1 male, FLMNH UF 32412, Réserve Naturelle de Saint-Martin, sta. 56, Chicot, windward side of Tintamarre Island, in unidentified verongid sponge [host fcn BSTM-1418], coll. A. Anker, J.F. Maréchal, 23.04.2012 [fcn BSTM-1439*]; 2 males, FLMNH UF 32406, Réserve Naturelle de Saint-Martin, sta. 56, Chicot, windward side of Tintamarre Island, in unidentified verongid sponge [host fcn BSTM-1418], coll. A. Anker, J.F. Maréchal, 23.04.2012 [fcn BSTM-1430*]. - Hultgren et al. , 2011: 6, Barbados, Curaçao. - Hultgren et al. , 2014, Curaçao.
Synalpheus tanneri Coutière, 1909 - Rodríguez, 1986: tab. 2, Los Roques [accepted as S. herricki, cf. WoRMS] .
Not Synalpheus herricki - Schmitt, 1924: 81, Barbados = ?Synalpheus mulegensis Rios, 1992, cf. Anker (2001: 284).

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