Decapoda - Brachyura - Cyclodorippidae - Deilocerus

Deilocerus perpusillus (Rathbun, 1901)



World Distribution
Felder et al. (2009) - 27-220 m, NCar–E GMx, Bah, Carib–Brazil

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

Vertical range : Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) - Min-Max observed: 27-220 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: WA, North Carolina to eastern Gulf of Mexico, Bahamas, Caribbean Sea to Brazil. Lesser Antilles, ICA (Barbados). 27-220 m.
Cyclodorippe perpusillus - Rathbun, 1921: 66, Barbados [Barbados-Antigua Expedition 1918].
Clythrocerus perpusillus - Rathbun, 1937: 111, Barbados. - Deilocerus perpusillus - Rodríguez, 1980: 253 (Barbados, 27-68 m, from Rathbun). - Tavares, 1996a: 281, Barbados [Iowa Barbados Exp., 1918, 69 m].
?Deilocerus sp. Nov. - Guadeloupe (first record?), Karubenthos 2 2015, field det. J. Poupin, st. DW4578, 17 June 2015, 16°20.62'N, 60°54.12'W, 250-119 m, MNHN-IU-2013-18976 - Pre-determination from photographs only, arbitrarily listed herein. The photographs show perhaps a Deilocerus but the front is not depressed in the middle, as usual in this genus (?sp. Nov.).

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