Decapoda - Anomura - Porcellanidae - Megalobrachium

Megalobrachium roseum (Rathbun, 1900)



World Distribution
Rodriguez et al. (2005: 551) - Bocas del Toro, Panama; Santa Marta, Colombia; Margarita and Cubagua Islands, La Restringa Lagoon, Venezuela; Martinique; from Maranhao to Sao Paulo, Brazil. - Poupin & Lemaitre (Zoosystema, 2014) - ICA - Martinique; IOV - Margarita, Cubagua

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 0-20 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: ICA (Martinique), IOV (Margarita, Cubagua). 0-20 m. WA.
Porcellanopsis rosea - Haig, 1956 : 34, Cubagua [coll. R/V Velero III, 1939] - Rodríguez, 1980: 219, Cubagua. - Lira, 1997, tab. 4, Margarita.
Megalobrachium roseum - Lira et al., 2001: 60, Margarita. - Rodríguez et al., 2005: 551, Martinique, Margarita, Cubagua. - Hernández-Ávila et al., 2007: tab. 1, Cubagua. - Poupin & Lemaitre, 2014, tab. 2, Martinique, Margarita, Cubagua.

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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