Decapoda - Caridea - Palaemonidae - Periclimenes

Periclimenes mclellandi Heard & Spotte, 1997

World Distribution
British West Indies (14-43 m), type description, Curaçao.

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Associated with corals (obligate)

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 14-43 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: IOV (Curaçao). 14-43 m. WA.
Periclimenes mclellandi - Horká et al., 2016: supplementary table S1, Curaçao.
Comment: Curaçao perhaps first record since description from British West Indies (Turks and Caicos Islands).

Comment(s) on data
Associated with the slimy sea plume (Pseudopterogorgia americana) and other species of gorgonians along the fringing
reefs of Pine Cay in depths from 14 to at least 43 m.

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

This species in Worms Database