Decapoda - Caridea - Barbouriidae - Janicea

Janicea antiguensis (Chace, 1972)



World Distribution
Giraldes et al. (2012, Nauplius) - Amphi-Atlantic;Eastern Atlantic: São Tomé and Príncipe (Wirtz, 2004); Cape Verde Islands (d’Udekem d’Acoz, 2000); Canary Islands (based on coloured photographs, Fig. 2C; see also Wirtz,2004); Western Atlantic: Antigua (Chace, 1972); Bermuda (Hart and Manning, 1981; Iliffe et al., 1983); Cozumel Island and Yucatan Peninsula (Kensley, 1988; Iliffe, 1993; Hobbs III, 1994; Mejía-Ortiz et al., 2006); Bonaire (A. Anker, pers. obs. based on colour photographs), Brazil: Fernando de Noronha, Pernambuco and Espírito Santo (Ramos-Porto and Coelho, 1993; present study); in Pernambuco presently known from coastal reefs off Porto de Galinhas and Tamandaré, but most likely occurring on all reefs of the Brazilian “coral coast” extending from about 6°S to 10°S (Maida and Ferreira, 1997); in Espírito Santo known from coastal reefs off Guarapari, ~20°S (material collected by P. Wirtz).

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 5-15 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: Lesser Antilles, ICA (Antigua, Martinique), IOV (Bonaire). 5-15 m. ATL.
Barbouria antiguensis Chace, 1972: 107, fig. 40-41, Antigua.
Janicea antiguensis - Giraldes et al., 2012: 171, Bonaire.
Parhippolyte sterreri - ?Human et al., 2013: 118, Bonaire [Most probably not P. sterreri (C.W.J. Hart & Manning, 1981) but Janicea antiguensis].
Janicea antiguensis - Martinique, photo in situ, Y. Buske, Case Pilote, 2013, det J. Poupin (first identification as Parhippolyte aff. uveae).

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