Decapoda - Anomura - Porcellanidae - Petrolisthes

Petrolisthes politus (Gray, 1831)



World Distribution
Felder et al. (2009) - Western Atlantic, intertidal - Fla Keys, GMx, Antil, Carib–Ven.

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

Vertical range : Intertidal - Min-Max observed: 0-1 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: VGI (St Thomas, St John, St Croix), ICA (Antigua, Guadeloupe, Isla de Aves, Barbados, Tobago), IOV (Margarita, Cubagua, Blanquilla, Tortuga, Los Roques, Bonaire, Curaçao, Aruba). 0-1 m. WA.
Porcellana polita - A. Milne-Edwards & Bouvier, 1923: 293, St Thomas [R/V Blake].
Petrolisthes magnifica (Gibbes) - Rathbun, 1920a: 11, Bonaire, Curaçao [coll. J. Boeke, 1905]. - Schmitt, 1924b: 74, Curaçao [coll. C.J. van der Horst, 1920]. - Schmitt, 1924a:89, Antigua, Barbados - Porcellana magnifica Gibbes, 1850 currently accepted as Petrolisthes politus (WoRMS).
Petrolisthes politus - Stimpson, 1859: 74, Barbados, St Thomas. - Schmitt, 1935: 187, St Thomas, Curaçao. - Schmitt, 1936: 374, Bonaire [coll. P. Hummelinck, 1930]. - Monod, 1939: 559, Guadeloupe. - Haig, 1956: 21, Tobago, Curaçao [coll. R/V Velero III, 1939]. - Haig, 1962: 178, St Thomas, St John, St Croix [Coll. Th. Mortensen, 1906]. - Rodríguez, 1980: 217, Los Roques, Bonaire, Curaçao. - Scelzo & Varela, 1988: 37, Blanquilla. - Lira, 1997, tab. 4, Margarita. - Garcia et al., 1998: tab. 1, Isla de Aves. - Lira, 2004: tab. 1, Tortuga. - Tagliafico et al., 2005: tab. 1, Margarita (Los Frailes). - Hernández-Ávila et al., 2007: tab. 1, Cubagua. - Lira et al., 2012: tab. 1, Tortuga. - Poupin & Lemaitre, 2014: 20, tab. 2, Virgin Islands, Antigua, Guadeloupe, Isla de Aves, Barbados, Tobago, Margarita, Cubagua, Blanquilla, Tortuga, Los Roques, Bonaire, Curaçao, Aruba [Guadeloupe from Karubenthos 2012, 1 sp., about 8.0x8.6 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-5076, 1 M 4.9x5.2 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-6858, st. GM07, 1 m, lot JL356; 1 M 8.4x9.1 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-5059, st. GM07, 1 m, lot JL379; 1 M 8.0x8.6 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-5077, 2 juv., MNHN-IU-2013-5198, st. GM08, 1 m, lot JL398; 3 juv., MNHN-IU-2013-5217, st. GM33, 6 m, lot JL1368; 1 juv. 2.9x3.1 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-5591, st. GM33, 6 m, lot JL1374].

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