Decapoda - Brachyura - Eriphiidae - Eriphia

Eriphia gonagra (Fabricius, 1781)



World Distribution
Felder et al. (2009, Checklist) - Western Atlantic, 0-3 m - Ber, NCar–GMx, Antil, Carib–Arg, including Brazil.

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

Vertical range : Intertidal - Min-Max observed: 0-3 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: VGI (St Thomas, St John, St Croix), Lesser Antilles, ICA (St Martin, Antigua, Guadeloupe, Isla de Aves, Martinique, Barbados, Trinidad), IOV (Margarita, Cubagua, Tortuga, Bonaire, Curaçao, Aruba). 0-3 m. WA.
Eriphia gonagra - Desbonne, in Desbonne & Schramm, 1867: 26, Guadeloupe [dans les roches submergées du rivage]. - A. Milne-Edwards, 1873-1880: 338, pl. 56, fig. 4 'Antilles'. - Rathbun, 1920a: 23, Aruba [coll. J. Boeke]. - Rathbun, 1921: 75, Antigua, Barbados [Barbados-Antigua Expedition 1918]. - Rathbun, 1924: 16, Curaçao [coll. C.J. van der Horst, 1920]. - Ratbhun, 1930: 545, St John, St Croix, Guadeloupe, Antigua, Barbados, Trinidad, Aruba. - Rathbun, 1933: 75, St Thomas, St John, St Croix. - Rathbun, 1936: 386, Bonaire, Klein Bonaire, Aruba [coll. P. Hummelinck, 1930]. - Holthuis, 1959: 76, St Martin [Museum Philadelphia, coll. Van Rijgersma]. - Rodríguez, 1980: 370, Margarita, Tortuga also Aruba, Trinidad from Rathbun, 1930). - Garcia et al., 1998: tab. 1, Isla de Aves. - Lira, 2004: tab. 1, Tortuga [Also from literature]. - Carré, 2005: 23, Martinique. - Hernández-Ávila et al., 2007: tab. 1, Cubagua.
Eriphia gonagra - Guadeloupe, Karubenthos 2012, det. J. Poupin October 2013, 1 male juvenile 4.8x6.4 mm, MNHN-IU-2013-16273, st. GM08, 1 m, JL403, photo; 3 males, 2 ov. Females, MNHN-IU-2013-14498, st. GM22, 1 m, JL1013, photo 1 ov. Female 11.5x16 mm, 1 male 8.4x12.6 mm.

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