Decapoda - Anomura - Porcellanidae - Petrolisthes

Petrolisthes quadratus Benedict, 1901



World Distribution
Felder et al. (2009) - Western Atlantic (0-Shallow) - Fla Keys, GMx, Antil, Carib–Ven - Poupin & Lemaitre (Zoosystema, in prep. 2013) - Virgin Islands; ICA - Guadeloupe, Dominica, Barbados, Trinidad; IOV - La Blanquilla, Cubagua, La Tortuga, Bonaire, Curaçao, Aruba

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

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

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: VGI (St John, St Croix), ICA (St Martin, Guadeloupe, Dominica, Barbados, Trinidad), IOV (Margarita, Cubagua, Blanquilla, Tortuga, Bonaire, Curaçao, Aruba). 0-1 m. WA.
Petrolisthes quadratus - Schmitt, 1924b: 73, Curaçao [coll. C.J. van der Horst, 1920]. - Schmitt, 1935: 187, Curaçao. - Haig, 1956 : 18, Cubagua, Curaçao, Aruba [coll. R/V Velero III, 1939]. - Haig, 1962: 179, St John, St Croix [Coll. Th. Mortensen, 1906]. - Chace & Hobbs, 1969: 121, Dominica, Cubagua, Curaçao, Aruba. - Rodríguez, 1980: 216, Cubagua, Curaçao, Aruba. - Scelzo & Varela, 1988: 37, Blanquilla. - Rodríguez et al., 2005: 565, Tortuga. - Tagliafico et al., 2005: tab. 1, Margarita (Los Frailes). - Hernández-Ávila et al., 2007: appendix, Cubagua. - Lira et al., 2012: tab. 1, Tortuga. - Poupin & Lemaitre, 2014: 21, tab. 2, Virgin Islands, Guadeloupe, Dominica, Barbados, Trinidad, Blanquilla, Cubagua, Tortuga, Bonaire, Curaçao, Aruba [Guadeloupe, Karubenthos 2012, 1 M 4.5x4.6 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-5355, st. GM06, 1 m, lot JL245; 1 M 3.5x3.5 mm, 2 FF 3.4x3.4, 4.0x4.1 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-5298, st. GM10, 1 m, lot JL554; 2 MM 3.2x3.2 mm, 3.5x3.5 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-6886, st. GM10, 1 m, lot JL555].
Petrolisthes quadratus - Saint Martin, RNN Inventory 2012, UF31920, photo dSTM_1220, 11/4/2012; UF31974, photo dSTM_2415, 12/4/2012.

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