Decapoda - Brachyura - Ethusidae - Ethusina

Ethusina pubescens Chen, 1993



World Distribution
Castro (2005: 570, Zoosystema) - Known from the Chesterfield Is (Chen 1993), New Caledonia (Chen 1997), and Wallis and Futuna Is (Chen 1997). Depth: 830-970 m

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

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 830-970 m

New Caledonia data
Ethusina pubescens - Castro, 2005: 569, Chesterfield Islands. MUSORSTOM 5, stn CP 323, 21°18.52’S, 157°57.62’E, 970 m, 14.X.1986, 1 M holotype (MNHN-B 19060), 1 M paratype (MNHN-B 22256). — Stn CP 324, 21°15.01’S, 157°51.33’E, 970 m, 14.X.1986, 1 M paratype (MNHN-B 19061). New Caledonia. BATHUS 3, stn CP 842, 23°05’S, 166°48’E, 830 m, 1.XII.1993, 1 M (MNHN-B 22878), 1 M, 1 M (MNHN-B 28660). — Stn CP 844, 23°06’S, 166°46’E, 908 m, 1.XII.1993, 2 MM, 1 M parasitized by Sacculina sp. (MNHN-B 28661).

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Ethusina pubescens - Castro, 2005: 569, Wallis and Futuna Islands. MUSORSTOM 7, stn DW 565, 11°47.4’S, 178°25.3’W, 900 m, 20.V.1992, 1 M (MNHN-B 22879).

Wallis & Futuna data
Musorstom 7 Wallis & Futuna, CP565 #Chen HL, Musorstom 16, 172: 613-625

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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