Decapoda - Brachyura - Raninidae - Flaberhina

Flaberhina balabacensis (Serène, 1971)

World Distribution
(Ng & Guinot, 2020, Crustacean Research) - Philippines, New Caledonia, between 20-200/300 m

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Soft bottom (mud or sand)

Vertical range : Shallow to deep-waters (e.g. 10-190 m) - Min-Max observed: 20-200 m

New Caledonia data
Flaberhina balabacensis - Ng & Guinot, 2020, Crustacean Research: 254, New Caledonia, 22°08.9?S 167°00.5?E, 46–48 m, coll. B. Richer de Forges, LAGON Cruise, RV “Vauban”, 5 August 1986. The New Caledonian specimen (MNHN-IU-2014-23854) was dredged from the southeastern part of the island, but the barrier reef that used to be there is no longer extant (B. Richer de Forges, pers. comm.). The substrate where it was collected was composed of rocks and coral rubble with red algae.

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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