Decapoda - Brachyura - Pinnotheridae - Parapinnixa

Parapinnixa bolagnosi Hernández-Ávila & Campos, 2007

World Distribution
Hernández-Ávila & Campos (2007) - Cubagua, Los Frailes (near Margarita)

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 1-8 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: IOV (Margarita, Cubagua). 1.7-8 m. Only/IOV.
Parapinnixa bolagnosi Hernández-Ávila & Campos, 2007: 57, Margarita (Los Frailes), Cubagua.
Parapinnixa sp. - Hernández-Ávila et al., 2007: tab. 1, Cubagua - Arbitrarily attributed herein to P. bolagnosi, but this is not indicated in Hernández-Ávila & Campos (2007).

Comment(s) on data
Parapinnixa bolagnosi has been collected associated with rocks in Thalassia beds, on aggregations of the calcareous algae Halimeda opuntia, between oysters, in Cubagua Island and Los Frailes Archipelago. One lost specimen was collected in the sponge Ircinia sp.

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

This species in Worms Database