Decapoda - Anomura - Porcellanidae - Petrolisthes

Petrolisthes armatus (Gibbes, 1850)



World Distribution
Felder et al. (2009) - Eastern Pacific, Western, Eastern Atlantic, including Brazil, 0-60 m. - Poupin & Lemaitre, 2014: 14, tab. 2, Zoosystema, Virgin Islands, Lesser Antille, ICA (Guadeloupe, Trinidad), IOV (Margarita, Cubagua, Blanquilla, La Tortuga, Curaçao)

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 0-60 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: VGI (St Thomas), ICA (Guadeloupe, Martinique, Trinidad), IOV (Coche, Margarita, Cubagua, Tortuga, Blanquilla, Tortuga, Curaçao). 0-60 m. ATL-EP.
Petrolisthes armatus - Stimpson, 1859: 73, St Thomas. - Rathbun, 1920a: 11, Curaçao [coll. J. Boeke, 1905]. - Schmitt, 1935: 186, St Thomas. - Haig, 1962: 178, St Thomas [Coll. Th. Mortensen, 1906]. - Gore, 1974: 709, Trinidad [R/V Pillsbury, st. P-831, P-832, intertidal]. - Rodríguez, 1980: 217, Margarita, Curaçao [Curaçao from Rathbun, 1920]. - Scelzo & Varela, 1988: 37, Blanquilla. - Lira, 1997: tab. 4, Margarita. - Hernández et al, 1999: tab. 1, Margarita [Laguna de Las Marites]. - Lira, 2004: tab. 1, Tortuga. - Carré, 2005: 23, Martinique. - Rodríguez et al., 2005: 545, tab. 1, Coche, Margarita, Cubagua. - 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: 14, tab. 2, Virgin Islands, Guadeloupe, Trinidad, Margarita, Cubagua, Blanquilla, La Tortuga, Curaçao [Guadeloupe from Karubenthos 2012 - 2 spp., MNHN-IU-2013-5074, st. GM03, 1 m, lot JL81; 1 F ov. 8.4x7.9 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-5082, st. GM03, 1 m, lot JL82; 1 sp., MNHN-IU-2013-6796, st. GM03, 1 m, st. JL114; 6 spp. 5.3x4.7–8.1x7.9 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-5084, st. GM03, 1 m, lot JL115; 1 sp., MNHN-IU-2013-5213, st. GM26, 1 m, lot JL1197; 1 M 7.0x6.5 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-5085, st. GM05, 1 m, lot JL187; 1 M 6.8x6.2 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-6859, st. GM05, 1 m, lot JL187].

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