Decapoda - Stenopodidea - Spongicolidae - Paraspongicola

Paraspongicola inflatus (de Saint Laurent & Cleva, 1981)



World Distribution
Saito & Komai (2008, Zoosystema: 134) - Philippines, Indonesia, New Caledonia, Loyalty Islands and Madagascar, 120-493 m

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Associated with sponges

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 120-493 m

New Caledonia data
Paraspongicola inflatus - Saito & Komai (2008, Zoosystema: 132) - New Caledonia. BIOCAL, stn DW 37, 2255.99S, 16715.65E, 350 m, 30.VIII.1985, 1 M 3.6 mm, 1 ovig. F 3.1 mm, 2 FF 3.2, 3.3 mm (MNHN-Na 16325); 1 M 3.2 mm (MNHN-Na 11982). MUSORSTOM 4, stn DW 222, 2257.6S, 16733.0E, 410-440 m, 30.IX.1985, associated with Crathrochone clathroclada, 1 ovig. F 4.0 mm (MNHN-Na 16326). Stn DW 226, 2247.2S, 16721.6E, 395 m, 30.IX.1985, 1 M 3.7 mm (MNHN-Na 16327). CHALCAL 2, stn CP 27, 2315.29S, 16804.55E, 289 m, 31.X.1986, 4 MM 2.9-4.0 mm, 1 ovig. F 3.8 mm (MNHN-Na 16328). VOLSMAR, stn DW 39, Matthew and Hunter islands, 2220.50S, 16843.50E, 305 m, 8.VI.1989, 1 M 4.5 mm (MNHN-Na 16329). SMIB 5, stn DW 97, Azteque Bank, 2301.1S, 16818.0E, 300 m, 14.IX.1989, 1 M 3.8 mm, 1 F 3.8 mm (MNHN-Na 11967). Stn DW 102, Norfolk Ridge, 2319.6S, 16804.7E, 290-305 m, 14.IX.1989, 1 M 4.1 mm (MNHN-Na 11966). BERYX 11, stn DW 40, Norfolk Ridge, 2341S, 16801E, 240-300 m, 20.X.1992, 1 M 4.4 mm (MNHN-Na 16330). Stn CP 44, Norfolk Ridge, 2341S, 16801E, 230-250 m, 20.X.1992, 1 M 3.8 mm (MNHN-Na 16331). Stn CP 45, 2340S, 16801E, 270-290 m, 20.X.1992, 4 MM 3.7-4.6 mm, 3 ovig. FF 3.6-4.0 mm, 2 FF 3.8, 4.0 mm (MNHN-Na 16332). Stn CP 46, 2342S, 16801E, 300-350 m, 20.X.1992, 1 M 3.7 mm, 1 ovig. F 3.5 mm (MNHN-Na 16333). SMIB 8, stn DW 182, Azteque Bank, 2319.3S, 16804.8E, 314-340 m, 31.I.1993, 1 M 4.7 mm (MNHN-Na 16355). BATHUS 3, stn CP 804, 2341.40S, 16800.42E, 244- 278 m, 27.XI.1993, 7 MM 3.7-4.9 mm, 2 ovig. FF 4.1, 4.9 mm (MNHN-Na 16334). Stn CP 812, 2343.38S, 16815.98E, 391-440 m, 28.XI.1993, 1 M 4.4 mm, 2 ovig. FF 3.9, 4.4 mm (MNHN-Na 16335). LITHIST, stn CP 15, W of Jumeau Bank, 2340.4S, 16815.0E, 389-404 m, 12.XII.1999, 1 F 4.2 mm (MNHN-Na 16336). NORFOLK 1, stn DW 1667, Jumeau-west Bank, 2340S, 16801E, 237-250 m, 21.VI.2001, 1 M 4.0 mm (MNHN-Na 16337). Stn DW 1707, Jumeau-east Bank, 2343S, 16816E, 381-493 m, 25.VI.2001, 1 F 4.9 mm (MNHN-Na 16338). NORFOLK 2, stn 2024, Banc Brachiopode, 2327.92S, 16750.90E, 370-371 m, 21.X.2003, 1 M 3.9 mm, 1 F 3.6 mm (MNHN-Na 16356). Loyalty Island. MUSORSTOM 6, stn CP 401, 2042.15S, 16700.35E, 270 m, 14.II.1989, 1 ovig. F 3.5 mm (MNHN-Na 11964).
Paraspongicola inflatus - Goy, 2015, Zootaxa: 302 - BIOCAL, stn DW37, 2255.99S, 16715.65E, 350 m, 30.VIII.1985, 2 males, 3 females (1 ov) (MNHN-NA 11982).MUSORSTOM 4, stn DW222, 2257.6S, 16733.0E, 410440 m, 30.IX.1985, 1 female ov., in Crathrochone clathroclada (MNHN-NA 16326).MUSORSTOM 4, stn DW226, 2247.2S, 16721.6E, 395 m, 30.IX.1985, 1 male (MNHN-NA 16327).CHALCAL 2, stn CP27, 23o15.29S, 168o04.55E, 289 m, 4 males, 1 female ov. (MNHN-NA 16328).SMIB 5, stn DW97, Azteque Bank, 2301.1S, 16818.0E, 300 m, 14.IX.1989, 1 male, 1 female (MNHN-NA 11967).SMIB 5, stn DW102, Norfolk Ridge, 2319.6S, 16804.7E, 290305 m, 14.IX.1989, 1 male (MNHN-NA 11966).Loyalty Islands. MUSORSTOM 6, stn CP401, 2042.15E, 16700.35E, 270 m, 14.II.1989, 1 female ov. (MNHN-NA 11964).

Comment(s) on data
Symbiont of deep-water hexactinellid sponges (Hyalonematidae sp. and Crathrochone clathroclada), living in the atrium of hosts

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