Decapoda - Brachyura - Ethusidae - Ethusa

Ethusa indica Alcock, 1894



World Distribution
Castro (2005: 528, Zoosystema) - Maldives, India, Sri Lanka, and Andaman Sea (see Alcock 1896); Japan (see Sakai 1976); East China Sea (Chen 1986); South China Sea (Serθne & Lohavanijaya 1973, as Ethusa gracilipes Miers, 1886); Philippine Is (Serθne & Vadon 1981, as Ethusina gracilipes (Miers, 1886); Chen 1985, 1993); Indonesia (Lesser Sunda Is and Moluccas [Ihle 1916b], Makassar Strait, Tanimbar and Kai Is [Chen 1993, 1997]); Vanuatu (Chen 2000); New Caledonia (Chen 1993), and now from the Gulf of Aden, southwestern Indian Ocean near La Rιunion, Solomon Is, Fiji, and Tonga; questionably from the Red Sea (Tόrkay 1986, as Ethusa sp.) (Fig. 12). Depth: 21-1315 m (Chen 1993)

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

Vertical range : Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) - Min-Max observed: 21-1190 m

Rιunion data
Ethusa indica - Castro, 2005: 527 - Southwestern Indian Ocean. Marion Dufresne, campagne MD32, stn CA 76, 21°16.0’S, 55°17.6’E, 450-937 m, 24.VIII.1986, 1 ovig. F (MNHN-B 28559).

New Caledonia data
Ethusa indica - Castro, 2005: 528 - New Caledonia. BATHUS 1, stn CP 660, 21°10.48’S, 165°53.19’E, 786-800 m, 13.III.1993,
4 MM, 2 FF (MNHN-B 28577). — Stn CP 661, 20°05’S, 165°50’E, 960-1100 m, 13.III.1993, 1 M (MNHN-B 28506). — Stn CP 709, 21°41.8’S, 166°37.9’E, 650-800 m, 19.III.1993, 1 F (MNHN-B 28580). BATHUS 2, stn CP 743, 22°35.56’S, 166°26.23’E,
713-950 m, 14.V.1993, 2 MM (MNHN-B 28581). — Stn CP 771, 22°09.52’S, 166°01.75’E, 610-800 m, 18.V.1993, 1 M (MNHN-B 28579). HALIPRO 1, stn CP 854, 21°40’S, 166°38’E, 650- 780 m, 19.IV.1994, 1 F (MNHN-B 28578). — Stn CP 867, 21°26’S, 166°18’E, 720-950 m, 22.IV.1994, 1 F (MNHN-B 28582). BIOGEOCAL, stn CP 232, 21°33.81’S, 166°27.07’E,
760-790 m, 12.IV.1987, 2 MM, 1 ovig. F (MNHNB 19098). Loyalty Islands. MUSORSTOM 6, stn CP 438, 20°23.00’S, 166°20.10’E, 780 m, 18.II.1989, 1 M (MNHN-B 21522).

Bathus 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP743 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Biogeocal Nouvelle Caledonie, CP232 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Halipro 1 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP867 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Halipro 1 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP854 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Bathus 2 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP771 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Bathus 1 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP660 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Bathus 1 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP661 — Crosnier A.
Biogeocal Nouvelle Caledonie, CP232 — Chen HL, Musorstom 10, 156: 315-345
Bathus 1 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP709 — Crosnier A.
Musorstom 6 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP438 — Chen HL, Musorstom 10, 156: 315-345

Other data
Bordau 1 Fidji, CP1406 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Bordau 1 Fidji, CP1400 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Bordau 1 Fidji, CP1398 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Bordau 1 Fidji, CP1396 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Musorstom 10 Fidji, CP1360 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Musorstom 10 Fidji, CP1346 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Musorstom 10 Fidji, CP1332 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Musorstom 10 Fidji, CP1342 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Musorstom 10 Fidji, CP1317 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Musorstom 10 Fidji, CP1316 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Siboga exp Indonesie, 137 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Siboga exp Indonesie, 314 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Corindon 2 Indonesie, CH280 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Karubar Indonesie, CP12 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Karubar Indonesie, CP89 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Karubar Indonesie, CP53 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Siboga exp Indonesie, 52 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Corindon 2 Indonesie, CH201 — Chen HL, Musorstom 10, 156: 315-345
Corindon 2 Indonesie, CH217 — Chen HL, Musorstom 10, 156: 315-345
Corindon 2 Indonesie, CH240 — Chen HL, Musorstom 10, 156: 315-345
Corindon 2 Indonesie, CH280 — Chen HL, Musorstom 10, 156: 315-345
Karubar Indonesie, CP76 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Karubar Indonesie, CP87 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Karubar Indonesie, CP89 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Karubar Indonesie, CP91 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Karubar Indonesie, CP71 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Karubar Indonesie, CC56 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Karubar Indonesie, CP12 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Karubar Indonesie, CP35 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Karubar Indonesie, CP38 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Karubar Indonesie, CP75 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Karubar Indonesie, CP54 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Karubar Indonesie, CP73 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Karubar Indonesie, CC57 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Karubar Indonesie, CP59 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Karubar Indonesie, CP62 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Karubar Indonesie, CP69 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Karubar Indonesie, CP70 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Karubar Indonesie, CP53 — Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625
Musorstom 3 Philippines, CP106 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Musorstom 2 Philippines, CP25 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Musorstom 2 Philippines, CP18 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Musorstom 2 Philippines, CP79 — Chen HL, Musorstom 1 & 2, 2: 179-203
Musorstom 2 Philippines, CP55 — Chen HL, Musorstom 1 & 2, 2: 179-203
Musorstom 2 Philippines, CP49 — Chen HL, Musorstom 1 & 2, 2: 179-203
Musorstom 2 Philippines, CP78 — Chen HL, Musorstom 1 & 2, 2: 179-203
Musorstom 1 Philippines, CP43 — Chen HL, Musorstom 1 & 2, 2: 179-203
Musorstom 1 Philippines, CP44 — Chen HL, Musorstom 1 & 2, 2: 179-203
Musorstom 1 Philippines, CP47 — Chen HL, Musorstom 1 & 2, 2: 179-203
Musorstom 2 Philippines, CP25 — Chen HL, Musorstom 1 & 2, 2: 179-203
Musorstom 2 Philippines, CP26 — Chen HL, Musorstom 1 & 2, 2: 179-203
Musorstom 2 Philippines, CP36 — Chen HL, Musorstom 1 & 2, 2: 179-203
Musorstom 2 Philippines, CP39 — Chen HL, Musorstom 1 & 2, 2: 179-203
Salomon 1 Salomon, CP1859 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Salomon 1 Salomon, CP1858 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Salomon 1 Salomon, CP1783 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Bordau 2 Tonga, CP1565 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Musorstom 8 Vanuatu, CP1036 — Castro P, Zoosystema 27, 3: 499-600
Musorstom 8 Vanuatu, CP1080 — Chen HL, Musorstom 21, 184: 425-435
Musorstom 8 Vanuatu, CP1075 — Chen HL, Musorstom 21, 184: 425-435
Musorstom 8 Vanuatu, CP991 — Chen HL, Musorstom 21, 184: 425-435
Musorstom 8 Vanuatu, CP992 — Chen HL, Musorstom 21, 184: 425-435
Musorstom 8 Vanuatu, CP1007 — Chen HL, Musorstom 21, 184: 425-435

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