Decapoda - Brachyura - Parthenopidae - Platylambrus

Platylambrus serratus (H. Milne Edwards, 1834)



World Distribution
Felder et al. (2009) - Western Altantic - 2-110 m. Ber, Fla–GMx, Antil, nS Am, Brazil - Guadeloupe.

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

Vertical range : Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) - Min-Max observed: 2-110 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: VGI (St Thomas, St John, Norman), ICA (Guadeloupe, Martinique), IOV (Margarita, Los Roques, Curaçao). 2-110 m. WA.
Lambrus crenulatus Saussure, 1857: 501, 'Antilles'. - Desbonne, in Desbonne & Schramm, 1867: 21, Guadeloupe - Accepted as Platylambrus serratus (H. Milne Edwards, 1834) in WoRMS (2016).
Lambrus melanodactylus Desbonne, in Desbonne & Schramm, 1867: 21, Guadeloupe [Habite la Guadeloupe, trouvé au Moule dans une drague. Assez commun dans la rade de Pointe à Pitre, où il est souvent ramené par la drague également] - Accepted as Platylambrus serratus (H. Milne Edwards, 1834) in WoRMS (2016).
Platylambrus serratus - A. Milne-Edwards, 1880a: 5, St John, Norman (Flanagan Passage) [R/V Blake, st. 142, 27 brasses] - A. Milne-Edwards, 1873-1880: 156, pl. 30, fig. 1, Guadeloupe [… où elle se trouve à une certaine profondeur]. - A. Milne-Edwards & Bouvier, 1923: 355, St John, Norman [R/V Blake, st. 142, Flanagan Passage, 27 brasses]. - Paulmier, 1993: 26, Guadeloupe, Martinique [R/V Polka, dredge, 40-70 m].
Parthenope (Platylambrus) serrata - Rathbun, 1920a: 30, Curaçao [coll. J. Boeke]. - Rathbun, 1925: 516, pl. 180-181, pl. 275, fig. 7-10, St Thomas, Curaçao; also Guadeloupe, from Desbonne [Rathbun table p. 518 is corrected by Gore, 1977, appendix 1, some records being P. granulata instead]. - Chace, 1956: 162, Los Roques. - Türkay, 1968: 251, Margarita [coll. Dr. Vogelsang, 1968]. - Gore, 1977, appendix 2, St Thomas, Los Roques.
Comment: This species perhaps confused sometime with Platylambrus granulatus (Kingsley, 1879). See comment under P. granulatus.

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This species in Worms Database