Decapoda - Dendrobranchiata - Penaeidae - Metapenaeopsis

Metapenaeopsis hobbsi Pérez Farfante, 1971



World Distribution
Felder et al. (2009) - Western Atlantic, 2-137 m. Bah, S GMx, Antil, Col, Carib-Brazil. Pérez Farfante & Kensley (1997: 106) 'West Indies, Caribbean coast of central America).

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

Vertical range : Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) - Min-Max observed: 2-137 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: Lesser Antilles, ICA (Guadeloupe, Martinique, St Lucia, Tobago), IOV (South of Orchilla). 2-137 m. WA.
Metapenaeopsis hobbsi Pérez Farfante, 1971: 24, Martinique, St Lucia, Tobago [R/V Pillsbury, R/V Oregon]. - Chace, 1972: 7, Orchilla [Northwest of Cabo Cordera, Venezuela, between 10°44'N, 66°07'W and 10°45'N, 66°08'W, south of Orchilla]. - Pérez Farfante & Kensley, 1997: 106, IOV? [West Indies, Caribbean coast of central America]. - Vaslet et al., 2013: 245, annexe 3, Guadeloupe [from Bourgeois-Lebel 1982, not seen].

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