Decapoda - Anomura - Galatheidae - Galathea

Galathea ploto Macpherson & Robainas-Barcia, 2015



World Distribution
Macpherson & Robainas-Barcia (2015, Zootaxa) - New Caledonia, Chesterfield Islands; 250 m.

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

Vertical range : Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) - Min-Max observed: 2-50 m

New Caledonia data
Galathea ploto Macpherson & Robainas-Barcia, 2015, Zootaxa, 237: Holotype: New Caledonia. Lifou Island. LIFOU, Stn 1410, 2056.7S, 16703.1E, 24 m, 25 November 2000: M 3.4 mm (MNHN-IU-2013-9734). - Paratypes: New Caledonia. Lifou Island. LIFOU, Stn 1435, 2055.2S, 16700.7E, 530 m, 8 November 2000: 1 ov. F 3.0 mm (MNHN-IU-2013-13997). Stn 1430, 2047.5S, 16707.1E, 2025 m, 9 November 2000: 2 M 3.23.8 mm, 1 ov. F 2.6 mm (MNHN-IU-2013-15882).Stn 1464, 2054.5S, 16705.9E, 3550 m, 14 November 2000: 1 M 2.0 mm (MNHN-IU-2013-9718).Stn 1449, 2045.8S, 16701.65E, 17 m, 17 November 2000: 1 ov. F 2.1 mm (MNHN-IU-2013-9715).Stn 1451, 2047.3S, 16706.8E, 1021 m, 19 November 2000: 1 ov. F 3.0 mm (MNHN-IU-2013-15879).Stn 1410, 2056.7S, 16703.1E, 24 m, 25 November 2000: 1 ov. F 3.5 mm (MNHN-IU-2013-15880). Stn 1455, 2056.8S, 16702.7E, 1520 m, 25 November 2000: 1 M 3.1 mm, 2 ov. F 2.13.0 mm (MNHN-IU-2013-9716).Stn 1421, 2052.4S, 16708.5E, 4 m, 27 November 2000: 1 ov. F 3.1 mm (MNHN-IU-2013-9719).Stn 1457, 2046.8S, 16702.75E, 510 m, 27 November 2000: 7 M 2.63.5 mm, 3 ov. F 2.02.6 mm, 2 F 2.02.3 mm (MNHN-IU-2013-15881). Koumac Reef, 20 m, 6 October 1993: 1 M 2.9 mm, 1 ov. F 2.6 mm (MNHN-IU-2013-9717). Chesterfield Islands. CORAIL 2, Stn DW85, 1912'S, 15856'E, 32 m, 26 July 1988: 1 M 2.7 mm (MNHN-IU-2013-13928), 1 ov. F 3.0 mm (MNHN-IU-2013-13929), 1 ov. F 4.1 mm (MNHN-IU-2013-13930).

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