Decapoda - Brachyura - Epialtidae - Stenocionops

Stenocionops furcatus (Olivier, 1791)



World Distribution
Felder et al. (2009) - 2-180 m. NCar–GMx, Antil, Col, Brazil

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

Vertical range : Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) - Min-Max observed: 2-180 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: VGI (St Thomas), ICA (Dominica, Barbados). 2-180 m. WA.
Stenocionops furcata - Rathbun, 1921: 86, Barbados [Barbados-Antigua Expedition 1918].
Stenocionops furcatus - Rathbun, 1925: 449, pl. 160-161, St Thomas, Dominica, Barbados.
Comments: See the remark of Santana et al. (2004: 859 - Journal of Plankton Research, 26(8): 859-874) about the distribution of Stenocionops furcatus coelatus within the range of Stenocionops furcatus. Records of Stenocionops furcatus from Lesser Antilles are possibly Stenocionops coelatus.

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