Decapoda - Caridea - Pandalidae - Plesionika

Plesionika longipes (A. Milne-Edwards, 1881)



World Distribution
Felder et al. (2009) - 329-457 m. Mass–GMx–Brz

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

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 329-457 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: Massachusetts to Gulf of Mexico and Brazil. Lesser Antilles, ICA (Guadeloupe, Barbados). 329-457 m. WA.
Pandalus longipes A. Milne-Edwards, 1881: 15, Barbados [R/V Blake, 204 brasses]. - A. Milne-Edwards, 1883, pl. 20, Barbados [R/V Blake, 200 brasses]. - Faxon, 1896: 161, Barbados [R/V Blake, st. 274, 291, 295, 300].
Plesionka longipes - Guadeloupe (first record), Karubenthos II 2015, field det. J. Poupin, st. CP4524, 10 June 2015, 16°30.17'N, 61°42.4'W, 550-500 m, MNHN-IU-2013-18794, st. DW4588 or CP4588, 21 June 2015, 16°1.85'N, 61°24'W, 416-251 m, MNHN-IU-2013-18988, st. CP4648, 29 June 2015, 16°2.31'N, 61°27.3'W, 388-368 m, MNHN-IU-2013-19193.
Comment: this is a first Guadeloupe record for this species already reported from Lesser Antilles (Barbados). Photo determination is based on aspect of rostrum as illustrated in A. Milne-Edwards (1883, pl. 20).

Comment(s) on data
First identification of Karubenthos II photos as P. longicauda, corrected afterwards to P. longipes.

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