Decapoda - Brachyura - Xanthidae - Platyactaea

Platyactaea setigera (H. Milne Edwards, 1834)



World Distribution
Felder et al. (2009, Checklist) - Western Atlantic, 1-65 m. Ber, E Fla & Keys–GMx, Antil–Ven.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 1-65 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: VGI (St Thomas), ICA (St Barthélemy, Antigua, Guadeloupe, Isla de Aves, Martinique, Barbados, Trinidad), IOV (Margarita, Tortuga, Los Roques, Bonaire, Curaçao, Aruba). 1-65 m. WA.
Xantho setiger H. Milne Edwards, 1834 (1834-1840): 390, Habite les Antilles.
Actaea setigera - A. Milne-Edwards, 1873-1881: 244, Antilles. - Nobili, 1898: 2, St Thomas [coll. Duchassaing]. - Odhner, 1925: 50, St Thomas, St Barthélemy, Martinique, Curaçao, Aruba. - Rathbun, 1921: 71, Antigua, Barbados [Barbados-Antigua Expedition 1918]. - Rathbun, 1924: 15, Curaçao [coll. C.J. van der Horst, 1920]. - Rathbun, 1930: 251, pl. 103, St Thomas, Antigua, Barbados, Trinidad, Curaçao. - Rathbun, 1933: 55, St Thomas. - Rathbun, 1936: 384, Aruba, Bonaire [coll. P. Hummelinck, 1930]. - Chace, 1956: 155, Los Roques. - Rodríguez, 1980: 354, Los Roques, Trinidad [from literature]. - Tagliafico et al., 2005: tab. 1, Margarita (Los Frailes).
Platyactaea setigera - Guinot, 1967b: 560, fig. 36, St Thomas [male 13x19 mm, pleopod 1, fig. 36a-b]. - Garcia et al., 1998: 27, Isla de Aves [From literature]. - Lira, 2004: tab. 1, Tortuga.
Platyactaea setigera - Guadeloupe, Karubenthos 2012, det. J. Poupin October 2013, 1 male 16.8 x 25.1 mm, st. GM06 (1 m), JL287 (photo), MNHN-IU-2013-14550; 1 female 13.7 x 20.5 mm, st. GM10 (1 m), JL550, MNHN-IU-2013-16316.

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