Decapoda - Caridea - Glyphocrangonidae - Glyphocrangon

Glyphocrangon neglecta Faxon, 1896



World Distribution
Holthuis (1971, Bull. Mar. Sc.) - so far been found only in the southern Caribbean (south of 17°30'N) and along the north coast of South America (from Panama to Surinam). The present material was collected at numerous localities off the Caribbean coasts of Panama, Colombia, and Venezuela, from South of Jamaica, and off Surinam. 365-1050, mostly 365-730 m.

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

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 365-1050 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: southern Caribbean (south of 17°30'N) and along the north coast of South America, from Panama to Surinam (Holthuis, 1971). Lesser Antilles, ICA (Montserrat, Guadeloupe, ?Martinique, Grenada, Trinidad), IOV (Los Testigos). 365-1050 m. WA.
Glyphocrangon neglecta Faxon, 1896: 159, Montserrat, Grenada [R/V Blake, st. 153, 260, 261, 291-340 fathoms]. - Holthuis, 1971: 319, Montserrat, Grenada, Trinidad, Los Testigos [off Venezuela, R/V Pillsbury sta. 753, 7 specimens (2 ovigerous); R/V Oregon sta. 1982 (East Trinidad), 8 specimens (USNM); sta. 2353 (between Los Testigos, Grenada, 39 specimens (USNM); off Grenada, R/V Blake sta. 261, 1 holotype in poor condition (MCZ); sta. 265, 1 juvenile (MCZ); also off Montserrat].
Glyphocrangon cf. neglecta - Paulmier, 1993: 20, Guadeloupe, Martinique [Trap, 900-1000 m]. - Paulmier & Gervain, 1994: 10, tab. 2, Martinique [R/V Polka, deep trap].
Glyphocrangon neglecta - Guadeloupe, Karubenthos II 2015, field det. J. Poupin [Check dorsal aspect on specimen, no photos with dorsal view], st. CP4512, 8 June 2015, 16°12.57'N, 61°53.54'W, 532-409 m, MNHN-IU-2013-18785.
Comment: dorsal aspect of carapace not seen on photo and must be checked carefully with the specimen.

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