Stomatopoda - Unipeltata - Gonodactylidae - Gonodactylellus

Gonodactylellus micronesicus (Manning, 1971)



World Distribution
Ahyong (2012: 239) - This revised distribution of G. micronesicus suggests that the species favours oceanic island habitats in the central-western to central Pacific, from Micronesia, Guam and French Polynesia. 10-62 m.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 2-311 m

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Gonodactylellus micronesicus - Ahyong, 2002: 350, fig. 3 (Hiva Oa, Ua Huka, Ua Pou, MUSORSTOM 9 campaign, 10-62 m). - Unpublished specimens, coll. BENTHAUS 2002 Expedition, stn DW1984, Arago Bank, 40 m, det. S. Ahyong 2004.

Comment(s) on data
Ahyong (2012: 239) - Records of G. micronesicus from Western Australia, the Cocos-Keeling Islands and New Caledonia (Ahyong 2001, 2007) are referrable to G. kume sp. nov. … This revised distribution of G. micronesicus suggests that the species favours oceanic island habitats in the central-western to central Pacific, from Micronesia, Guam and French Polynesia

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

This species in Worms Database