Decapoda - Stenopodidea - Spongicolidae - Spongiocaris

Spongiocaris neocaledonensis Goy, 2015



World Distribution
Goy (2015, Zootaxa) - New Caledonia, Norfolk Ridge; Loyalty Islands in 460–970 m.

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Associated with sponges

Vertical range : Deep (more than 100 m) - Min-Max observed: 460-970 m

New Caledonia data
Spongiocaris neocaledonensis Goy, 2015, Zootaxa: 313, HOLOTYPE: New Caledonia, Norfolk Ridge. SMIB 4, stn DW58, 22°59.8’S, 167°24.2’E, 560 m, 9.III.1989, male, 1 female (MNHN-NA 12000). ALLOTYPE: New Caledonia, Norfolk Ridge. SMIB 4, stn DW58, 22°59.8’S, 167°24.2’E, 560 m, 9.III.1989, female (MNHN-NA 12000). PARATYPES: SMIB 4, stn DW61, 22°59.9’S, 167°22.8’E, 550 m, 10.III.1989, 3 females (1 ov.) (MNHN-NA 12001).—SMIB 4, stn DW63, 22°58.7’S, 167°21.1’E, 520 m, 10.III.1989, 1 female ov. (MNHN-NA 12004).—SMIB 4, stn DW64, 22°55.3’S, 167°16.4’E, 460 m, 10.III.1989, 1 male, (MNHN-NA 12005).—New Caledonia. BIOCAL, stn DW 46, 22°53’S, 167°17’E, 570–610 m, 30.VIII.1985, 1 male, (MNHN-NA 12007).—MUSORSTOM 4, stn CP215, 22°55.7’S, 167°17’E, 485–520 m, 28.IX.1985, 3 females (2 ov.) in Regardella okinseana, (USNM 256952).—BIOGEOCAL, stn CP290, 20°36.91’S, 167°03.34’E, 970–760 m, 27.IV.1987, 1 female, (MNHN-NA12002). — Loyalty Islands. W. Lifou, N. Baie du Santal, CALSUB, Dive 7, 22°48’S, 167°05’E, 966–845 m, 25.II.1989, 1 male on gorgonian, (MNHN-NA 12003).

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