Decapoda - Anomura - Chirostylidae - Chirostylus

Chirostylus dolichopus Ortmann, 1892



World Distribution
(Baba et al., 2008, Catalog, Zootaxa) - IWP, Somali, Mozambique channel, Mauritius, Japan, Sulu, Timor Sea - Shallow water to 238 m

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

Vertical range : Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) - Min-Max observed: 10-238 m

Mayotte data
Chirostylus aff. dolichopus - Mayotte, outer slope, 70-100 m, photo Gabriel Barathieu, November 2018, tentative det. J. Poupin from photo only, to be confirmed with examination of a specimen (Mesophotic).

Réunion data
Chirostylus dolichopus - MNHN collection record, MNHN-IU-2009-558, det. K. Schnabel, MD32 Réunion, 08/09/1982, st. CP172, 105-120 m, 20° 51' 47.9988'' S ; 55° 37' 41.9988'' E .

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

This species in Worms Database