Stomatopoda - Unipeltata - Gonodactylidae - Neogonodactylus

Neogonodactylus oerstedii (Hansen, 1895)



World Distribution
Reaka et al. (2009) - 0-150 m.
Müller (1994) - Bermuda; Bahamas; central east and southern Florida and throughout Caribbean Sea. - Florida; Mexico (Quintana Roo); Belize; Netherlands Antilles; Jamaica; Haiti; Puerto Rico; Virgin Islands; Panamá; Colombia (Golfo de Tumaco; Islas del Rosario; Santa Marta area: Bahía de Nenguange; Bahía de Gairaca); Guadeloupe; Dominica; St. Lucia; Grenadines; St. Eustatius; Antigua; Anguila; St. Martin; Barbuda; St. Eustatius; Nevis; Barbados; Tobago (Pigeon Point, Buccoo Reef, Little Tobago Island, east of North Point; northeast of Charlotteville, The Sisters); Aruba; Bonaire; Curaçao; Venezuela; Trinidad; Brazil.
Depth range: littory to usually less than 5m, but has been found as dee as 15 m.

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

Vertical range : Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) - Min-Max observed: 1-105 m

Lesser Antilles data
Gonodactylus chiragra - Brooks, 1886: 56, St Thomas [R/V Challenger, 16-24 Mach 1873], not G. chiragra (Fabricius) = G. oerstedii Hansen, cf. Holthuis (1941: 38).
Gonodactylus oerstedii - Schmitt, 1924b: 80, Curaçao [coll. C.J. van der Horst, 1920]. - Müller, 1994: 38, Virgin Islands, Anguilla, St Martin, St Eustatius, Nevis, Guadeloupe, Dominica, St Lucia, Grenadines, Barbados, Tobago, Trinidad, Bonaire, Aruba [distribution from literature]

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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