Decapoda - Brachyura - Ethusidae - Ethusa

Ethusa curvipes Chen, 1993



World Distribution
Castro (2005: 519, Zoosystema) - only from New Caledonia. Depth: 320-600 m

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

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 320-600 m

New Caledonia data
Ethusa curvipes - Castro, 2005: 519 - Type material - Holotype: M , damaged, MUSORSTOM 4, stn CP 169 (MNHN-B 22253);
paratype: M cl 5.4 mm, cw 4.9 mm, SMIB 6, stn DW 126 (MNHN-B 22427). - Material examined - New Caledonia. MUSORSTOM 4, stn CP 169, 18°54.03’S, 163°11.20’E, 600 m, 17.IX.1985, 1 M holotype (MNHN-B 22253). SMIB 6, stn DW 126, 18°59.1’S, 163°22.7’E, 320-330 m, 3.III.1990, 1 M paratype (MNHN-B 22427). BATHUS 2, stn DW 717, 22°44’S, 163°13.55’E, 350-393 m, 11.V.1993, 1 M (MNHN-B 28494). BATHUS 4, stn DW 903, 18°59.93’S, 163°13.55’E, 386-400 m, 4.VIII.1994, 1 M (MNHN-B 28491).

Bathus 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW717 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Bathus 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW904 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Smib 6 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW126 — Chen HL, Musorstom 10, 156: 315-345
Musorstom 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP169 — Chen HL, Musorstom 10, 156: 315-345

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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