Decapoda - Anomura - Diogenidae - Dardanus

Dardanus jacquesi Asakura & Hirayama, 2002



World Distribution
Landschoff (2018, Thesis p. 154) - South Africa (KZN), Seychelles, Okinawa Islands (Japan) - 40-73 m. Also ?Mayotte.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 40-76 m

Mayotte data
Dardanus ? jacquesi - Mayotte, outer slope 65-76 m, Pass Bateaux, photo G. Barathieu (Mesophotic)
Remark - Perhaps D. dearmatus (see Rahayu remarks under D. dearmatus). The left cheliped palm of dearmatus is almost smooth vs tuberculate in D. jacquesi (pers. com. Rahayu).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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