Decapoda - Anomura - Porcellanidae - Petrolisthes

Petrolisthes galathinus (Bosc, 1802)



World Distribution
Felder et al. (2009) - Eastern Pacific, Western Atlantic 0-55 m - NCar–GMx–Brazil, E Atl, E Pac.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 0-55 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: VGI (St Thomas, St Croix, Jost Van Dyke, St John), ICA (St Martin, Guadeloupe, Isla de Aves, Barbados, Tobago, Trinidad), IOV (Margarita, Cubagua, Tortuga, Los Roques, Bonaire, Curaçao, Aruba). 0-55 m. WA-EP.
Petrolisthes galathinus - Nobili, 1898: 2, St Thomas [coll. Duchassaing]. - Calcinus sulcatus H. Milne Edwards, 1836 accepted as Calcinus tibicen (Herbst, 1791).- A. Milne-Edwards & Bouvier, 1923: 289, St John (Flanagan Passag) [R/V Blake, st. 142, Flanagan Passage, 27 brasses]. - Rathbun, 1920a: 11, Curaçao [coll. J. Boeke, 1905]. - Schmitt, 1924b: 73, Curaçao [coll. C.J. van der Horst, 1920]. - Schmitt, 1924a:88, Barbados. - Schmitt, 1935: 186, Culebra, Vieques, St Thomas. - Schmitt, 1936: 374, Aruba [coll. P. Hummelinck, 1930]. - Chace, 1956: 152, Los Roques. - Haig, 1956 : 22, Trinidad, Cubagua [coll. R/V Velero III, 1939]. - Haig, 1962: 175, St Thomas, St John, St Croix, Jost Van Dyke (Tobabo) [Coll. Th. Mortensen, 1906, 1916]. - Gore, 1974: 712, Guadeloupe [R/V Pillsbury, st. P-916, intertidal]. - Rodríguez, 1980: 217, Margarita, Cubagua, Bonaire, Curaçao, Aruba. - Grajal & Laughlin, 1984: 225, Los Roques. - Lira, 1997, tab. 4, Margarita. - Garcia et al., 1998: tab. 1, Isla de Aves. - Hernández et al, 1999: tab. 1, Margarita [Laguna de Las Marites]. - Lira, 2004: tab. 1, Tortuga. - Tagliafico et al., 2005: tab. 1, Margarita (Los Frailes). - Hiller et al., 2006, tab. 2, Cubagua ['White teeth' form]. - Hernández-Ávila et al., 2007: tab. 1, Cubagua. - Lira et al., 2012, tab. 1, Tortuga. - Poupin & Lemaitre, 2014: 17, tab. 2, Virgin Islands, Guadeloupe, Barbados, Margarita, Cubagua, La Tortuga, Los Roques, Bonaire, Curaçao, Aruba [Guadeloupe, from Karubenthos 2012, see below].
Petrolisthes galathinus - Saint Martin, RNN Inventory 2012, UF31896, photo dSTM_0538, 10/4/2012; UF32557, photo dSTM_4334, 26/4/2012; UF32191, photo dSTM_5641, 16/4/2012; UF32192, photo dSTM_5647, 16/4/2012; UF32502, photo dSTM_7150, 23/4/2012; UF32515, photo dSTM_7432, 25/4/2012; UF32557, photo dSTM_7578, 25/4/2012. - Guadeloupe, Karubenthos 2012 - 1 M 7.9x7.9 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-5087, 1 F ov. 6.0x6.0 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-6861, 3 spp., MNHN-IU-2013-5216, st. GM06, 1 m, lot JL248; 1 M 9.0x9.0 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-6807, st. GM06, 1 m, lot JL293; 1 sp., MNHN-IU-2013-5086, st. GM06, 1 m, lot JL294, 1 sp., MNHN-IU-2013-5090, st. GM06, 1 m, lot JL295; 2 MM 5.5x5.5–8.2x8.0 mm, 1 F 7.4x7.3 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-4979, st. GM06, 1 m, lot JL279; 1 F 7.2x7.2 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-6808, st. GM11, 1 m, lot JL692; 1 F, MNHN-IU-2013-4977, st. GM11, 1 m, lot JL692; 20 spp. 4.4x4.4–6.6x6.6 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-5060, st. GM11, 1 m, lot JL692; 1 M 4.8x4.5 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-7155, st. GB01, 6 m, lot JL103b. ADDITIONAL OBSERVATION — Guadeloupe, KARUBENTHOS, 2012, 1 sp. St. GM10, 1 m, lot JL573, photo only (Fig. 3G), specimen not retrieved. Color variety of P. galathinus “White Teeth 2” in Hiller et al. (2006: 556, tab 3 and http://www.uni-giessen.de/porcellanidae/].

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