Decapoda - Anomura - Diogenidae - Cancellus

Cancellus ornatus Benedict, 1901



World Distribution
Felder et al. (2009) - 37-366 m. Ncar, GMx, Antil–Brz

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

Vertical range : Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) - Min-Max observed: 37-366 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: North Carolina, Gulf of Mexico, Antilles to Brazil. Lesser Antilles, ICA (Antigua, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Grenada, Trinidad), IOV (Tortuga). 37-366 m. WA.
Cancellus ornatus - Mayo, 1973: 9, tab. 1, Antigua (Sombrero), Grenada, Trinidad, Tortuga [coll. R/V Oregon, R/V Pillsbury]. - Abele & Kim, 1986: 28, Lesser Antilles. - Lira, 2004: tab. 1, Tortuga [From literature]. - Carré, 2005: 23, Martinique.
Cancellus ornatus - Guadeloupe (first record), Karubenthos II 2015, field det. J. Poupin, st. DW4611, 24 June 2013, 16°19.27'N, 60°51.68'W, 263-242 m, MNHN-IU-2013-19055; st. DW4613, 25 June 2015, 16°24.16'N, 60°50.1'W, 210-240 m, MNHN-IU-2013-19065.
Comment: this is the first record of this species from Guadeloupe but Carré (2005) has already reported the species from Lesser Antilles (Martinique).

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