Decapoda - Brachyura - Grapsidae - Geograpsus

Geograpsus lividus (H. Milne Edwards, 1837)



World Distribution
(Hendrickx, 1995b: 140) - Atlantic east and west. Eastern Pacific, from Gulf of California to Chili and Oceanic Islands: Revillagigedo (Clarion, Socorro), Clipperton, Galapagos. Chace & Hobbs (1969: 159) Lesser Antilles (Puerto Rico, Isla de Vieques, Saint Thomas, Saint Croix, Saba, Guadeloupe, Dominica, Martinique, Saint Lucia L, Barbados, Trinidad, Mas Los Roques, Curacao, Isla de Providencia);

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

Vertical range : Intertidal - Min-Max observed: 0-0 m

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
CLIPPERTON - Geograpsus lividus - Rathbun, 1902: 278 (Clipperton). - Hertlein & Emerson, 1957: 5 (Clipperton). - Garth, 1965: 26 (Clipperton). - Hendrickx, 1995b: 140 (distribution). - Poupin et al., 2007 (Clipperton new coll.).

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: VGI (Isla de Vieques, St Thomas, St Croix), ICA (St Martin, Saba, Guadeloupe, Isla de Aves, Dominica, Martinique, St Lucia, Barbados, Trinidad, IOV (Margarita, Cubagua, Tortuga, Los Roques, Bonaire, Curaçao). Terrestrial - Intertidal. WA.
Grapsus lividus H. Milne Edwards, 1837: 85, Habite les Antilles. - Doflein, 1899: 181 (Martinique).
Geograpsus lividus - Nobili, 1898: 2, St Thomas [coll. Duchassaing]. - Rathbun, 1918: 232, St Thomas, St Lucia, Trinidad, Curaçao. - Rathbun, 1920a: 24, Curaçao [coll. J. Boeke]. - Rathbun, 1921: 77, Barbados [Barbados-Antigua Expedition 1918]. - Rathbun, 1924: 18, Curaçao [coll. C.J. van der Horst, 1920]. - Rathbun, 1933: 87, St Thomas. - Rathbun, 1936: 386, Bonaire [coll. P. Hummelinck, 1930]. - Chace, 1956: 158, Los Roques. - Chace & Hobbs, 1969: 157, St Thomas, St Croix, Saba, Guadeloupe, Dominica, Martinique, St Lucia, Barbados, Trinidad, Los Roques, Curaçao. - Rodríguez, 1980: 377, Margarita. - Garcia et al., 1998: tab. 1, Isla de Aves. - Hernández et al., 1999: tab. 2, Margarita [Laguna de Las Marites]. - Lira, 2004: tab. 1, Tortuga. - Carré, 2005: 23, Martinique. - Tagliafico et al., 2005: tab. 1, Margarita (Los Frailes). - Hernández-Ávila et al., 2007: appendix, Cubagua [From literature]. - Vaslet et al., 2013: 245, annex 3, Guadeloupe [from Bourgeois-Lebel 1982, not seen].
Geograpsus lividus - Saint Martin, RNN Inventory 15/04/2012, UF32046, photo Dstm_5318 - Guadeloupe, Karubenthos 2012, det J. Poupin, Besse 2013; 4 spp., JL237 (photo) MNHN-IU-2013-6659, 1 sp., JL237, MNHN-IU-2013-4255, st. GM06 (intertidal); 4 spp., JL487, MNHN-IU-2013-6677, st. GM09 (intertidal); 2 spp., JL998, MNHN-IU-2013-6662, st. GM22 (intertidal) - Note J. Poupin, October 2016, all erroneously recorded in MNHN as G. stormi, an IWP species.

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