Decapoda - Brachyura - Grapsidae - Geograpsus

Geograpsus crinipes (Dana, 1851)



World Distribution
Distribution (Mclay & Ryan, 1990: 114; Poupin, 1994: 57): large Indo-West Pacific distribution from Red Sea to Japan, Hawaii, French Polynesia and Easter Island. - Hard bottom; Littoral with terrestrial affinity.
MASDEA (Internet), Banerjee (1960 : 166) - Indo-ouest Pacifique. Mer Rouge, Afrique orientale, Somalie, Tanzanie, Seychelles, au Japon, Hawaii et Polynésie française. Comprend, ?Europa, Mayotte, premier signalement, Réunion, Juan de Nova, Nouvelle-Calédonie, Wallis & Futuna.

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

Vertical range : Land & Freshwater - Min-Max observed: 0-0 m

Mayotte data
Geograpsus crinipes - Mayotte, Mission KUW novembre 2009, st. 21a, Ilot Choizil, Est, Malandzamiayatsini, supralittoral, 1 mâle 36x42,5 mm, MNHN B32042. - Expedition Glorieuses December 2012, st. BIO 32 (new record), st. BIO 37 (Ile du Lys, at night, photo P. Durville). - Juan de Nova, archives photo ARVAM (nr) - Expedition Juan de Nova December 2013, terrestrial 2, carapace (nr), land (karstique zone), st6 (photo at night).

Europa data
Geograpsus sp. - Fourmanoir, 1952 : 176 (Europa, une espèce non déterminée, voir commentaires.

Réunion data
Geograpsus crinipes - Mission Poupin, avril 2008 (D'après une photographie de F. Trentin).

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
WALLIS & FUTUNA - Geograpsus crinipes - Poupin & Juncker, in preparation (Alofi).

EASTER ISLAND - Geograpsus crinipes - Garth, 1973: 323 (Easter Island, Poike in an altitude of 250m; Tahai). - Boyko & Liguori, 2015: 515, Easter Island.

FRENCH POLYNESIA - Geograpsus crinipes - Heller, 1865: 48 (Tahiti). - Nobili, 1907: 404 (Pukapuka). - Rathbun, 1907: 28 (Makemo). - Sendler, 1923: 32 (Makatea). - Seurat, 1934: 52 (Pukapuka). - Holthuis, 1953: 29 (Raroia). - Morrison, 1954: 9 (Raroia). - Forest & Guinot, 1962: 72 (Biogeography "Tahiti-Tuamotu"). - Monteforte, 1984: 172, annex 1, tab. a (Makatea, Mataiva, Takapoto). - Delesalle, 1985: 289 (Mataiva). - Guinot, 1985: 453 (List). - Salvat & Richard, 1985: 359, 360 (Takapoto). - Poupin, 1994a: 57, fig. 53, pl. 6h (Moruroa, Nuku Hiva, Taiaro, Takapoto; coll. Frv Marara); 1996a: 66 (Checklist). - Unpublished sp., coll. BENTHAUS Expedition, Austral Tubuai Island (Poupin), November 18, 2002, det. J. Poupin November 25, 2003 (1 sp. in MNHN). Tuamotu, Tikehau, coll. C. Hily ‘H1’, det. J. Poupin March 2004, 1 F juv. 11.2x13.2 mm (MNHN). - Moorea Biocode project. - Field observation: Motane, Marquesas, elevation 150 m, photograph transmitted by J.F. Butaud, det. J. Poupin from photograph only (first det. as G. stormi, corrected February 2012), Marquesas, Haut Iti Oa, 23 March 2010. Copyright J.F. Butaud. - AAMP, Marquesas, 2012, Leg 2, coll. Evans, sample 0400; Leg 3, Nuku Hiva, St. MQ5-M, intertidal, coll. Starmer, sample JP15. - Salvat & Bacchet, 2011: 256, photo, field guide 'Au Vent des Iles Ed. Tahiti - French Polynesia, most often Society (Moorea, Tahiti).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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