Decapoda - Anomura - Porcellanidae - Pachycheles

Pachycheles monilifer (Dana, 1852)



World Distribution
Rodriguez et al. (2005: 556 - Western Atlantic: Eastern Florida, U.S.A.; Tamaulipas, Veracruz,
Campeche, and Quintana Roo, Mexico; Santa Marta, Cabo de la Vela, and Rosario Islands, Colombia; Margarita and Cubagua Islands, Venezuela; Trinidad; St. Thomas and St. John; from Pará to Santa Catarina, Brazil. Eastern Pacific: La Libertad, Ecuador; Cancas, Peru. - Poupin & Lemaitre, 2014, tab. 2, Zoosystema, Virgin Islands, Lesser Antilles, ICA (Trinidad), IOV (Margarita, Cubagua, La Tortuga)

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: VGI (St Thomas, St John), ICA (Trinidad), IOV (Margarita, Cubagua, La Tortuga). 0-20 m. WA-EP.
Pachycheles monilifer. - Haig, 1956 : 13, Cubagua [coll. R/V Velero III, 1939]. - Haig, 1962: 183, St Thomas, St John [coll. Th. Mortensen, 1906]. - Gore, 1974: 707, Trinidad [R/V Pillsbury, st. P-701, intertidal]. - Rodríguez, 1980: 213, Margarita, Cubagua. - Lira, 1997, tab. 4, Margarita. - 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). - Hernández-Ávila et al., 2007: tab. 1, Cubagua. - Lira et al., 2007: 42, Margarita, Cubagua, Tortuga. - Lira et al., 2012, tab. 1, Tortuga. - Poupin & Lemaitre, 2014, tab. 2, Virgin Islands, Trinidad, Margarita, Cubagua, La Tortuga.

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