Decapoda - Brachyura - Inachidae - Podochela

Podochela grossipes Stimpson, 1860



World Distribution
Coelho (2006: 685, Revista Brasileira de Zoologia 23 (3): 678-691) - Western Atlantic - Virgin Islands (St Thomas), Lesser Antilles (Guadeloupe, St Lucia), Colombia, Venezuela.
Rathbun (1925) - 10-20 fathoms (18-37 m).

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 1-37 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: VGI (St Thomas), Lesser Antilles, ICA (St Martin, Guadeloupe, Martinique, St Lucia). 1-37 m.
Podochela grossipes Stimpson, 1860: 195, St Thomas [pl. II, fig. 5; coll. A.H. Riise]. - A. Milne-Edwards, 1883-1880: 190, pl. 34, fig. 4, St Thomas, St Lucia. - Aurivillius, 1889: 34, Martinique. - Doflein, 1899: 178, Martinique. - Rathbun, 1925: 45, pl. 208, fig. 1, St Thomas, Martinique, St Lucia. - Monod, 1939: 561, Guadeloupe [entre Basse Terre et Vieux Fort, drague, 15-20 m, 20/02/1936]. - Rodríguez, 1980: 271, St Thomas, Martinique, St Lucia [in distribution]. - Coelho, 2006: 685, Guadeloupe [Basse Terre, 1 male, 1 ov. female, MNHN] St Thomas, St Lucia, Martinique [from literature]. - Carmona-Suárez & Poupin, 2016: 364, St Martin, Guadeloupe, Karubenthos 2012, 1 female MNHN-IU-2013-4193, st. GB01, 6 m; 3 females MNHN-IU-2013-4129 (lot JL669-1), st. GD16, 10 m; 1 female MNHN-IU-2013-4119 (lot JL619-2), st. GD17, 30 m; 1 male MNHN-IU-2013-4135 (lot JL1303), st. GD50, 22 m; 1 male MNHN-IU-2013-5072 (lot JL434-3), st. GR12, 21 m; 1 female, MNHN-IU-2013-4121 (lot JL512), st. GR14, 27 m; 2 females MNHN-IU-2013-4172 (lot JL891-5), st. GS20, 19 m; 1 sp. MNHN-IU-2013-4210 (lot JL888), st. GS21, 14 m; 1 male MNHN-IU-2013-4613 (lot JL1514), st. GS39, 16 m.
Podochela grossipes - Saint Martin, RNN Inventory 12/04/2012 (with hesitation), UF31985, photo dSTM_2450; UF31986, photo dSTM_2452. - Martinique, photo in situ, Y. Buske, 2014, pre-det. J. Poupin from photo; groupe BIOSPHERES, November 2015, coll. R. Ferry & Y. Buske, det. J. Poupin.

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