Decapoda - Anomura - Munidopsidae - Leiogalathea

Leiogalathea agassizii (A. Milne Edwards, 1880)



World Distribution
Baba et al. (2008) - 300-1642 m. Atlantic, Easter Atl. (Cape Verde, Morocco, Canary Islands, Cape Bojador), western Atlantic, Virgin Is. (St Vincent), Lesser Antilles ICA (St Lucia, Barbados).

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

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 300-1642 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: western and eastern Atlantic (Baba et al., 2008). Lesser Antilles ICA (Guadeloupe, St Lucia, St Vincent, Barbados). 300-1642 m. ATL.
Galathea agassizii A. Milne-Edwards, 1880a: 47, St Lucia, Barbados [R/V Blake, 164-237 brasses]. - A. Milne-Edwards & Bouvier, 1897: 17, pl. 1, fig. 6-15, St Lucia, St Vincent, Barbados [R/V Blake]. - Chace, 1942: 31, St Lucia, St Vincent, Barbados.
Leiogalathea agassizii - Baba et al., 2008: 83, St Lucia, Barbados [Catalog].
Leiogalathea agassizii - Guadeloupe (first record), Karubenthos II 2015, field det. J. Poupin, st. DW4510, 7 June 2015, 16°15.1'N, 61°51.3'W, 660-690 m, MNHN-IU-2013-18858; st. DW4511, 8 June 2015, 16°13.9'N, 61°51.5'W, 660-630 m, MNHN-IU-2013-18894.

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