Decapoda - Caridea - Hippolytidae - Tozeuma

Tozeuma serratum A. Milne-Edwards, 1881



World Distribution
Felder et al. (2009) - 4-102 m, Mass–Fla, GMx, Col, Barb.

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

Vertical range : Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) - Min-Max observed: 4-102 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: Massachusetts to Florida, Gulf of Mexico, Colombia, Barbados. Lesser Antilles, ICA (?Guadeloupe, Barbados). 4-102 m, extended to 164 m. WA.
Tozeuma serratum A. Milne-Edwards, 1881: 16, Barbados [R/V Blake, 56 brasses]. - A. Milne-Edwards, 1883, pl. 29, Barbados [R/V Blake, 50 brasses]. - Schmitt, 1924a:83, Barbados. - Chace, 1972: 141, Barbados, type locality.
Tozeuma serratum - Guadeloupe (first record), Karubenthos II 2015, field det. J. Poupin, st. DW4511, 8 June 2015, 16°13.9'N, 61°51.5'W, 660-630 m, MNHN-IU-2013-18891; st. DW4555, 15 June 2015, 16°23.53'N, 60°49.67'W, 258-100 m, MNHN-IU-2013-18936 [Dorsal carina on somite 3 is very clear on this specimen]; st. DW4596, 22 June 2015, 15°56.55'N, 61°21.76'W, 164-185 m, MNHN-IU-2013-19032.
Comment: determination based on Williams (1984: 140, fig. 98); dorsal carina on 3rd somite, as illustrated in A. Milne-Edwards (1883, pl. 29) is present. This is a first record for Guadeloupe but the species was already reported in Lesser Antilles. Maximum depth range is extented from 102 m to at least 164 m.

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