Decapoda - Brachyura - Epialtidae - Huenia

Huenia brevifrons Ward, 1941



World Distribution
Griffin & Tranter (1986 : 76), Sakai (2004 - CD). Indo-ouest Pacifique. Maldives, Laccadives, Philippines, Chine, Japon. Also Comoros (?Mayotte), French Polynesia.

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Associated with algae

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 15-22 m

Mayotte data
Huenia brevifrons s.l. - Mission KUW novembre 2009, st. 17, Récif du Nord, 22 m, 1 mâle 7,0x5,6 mm, photo, MNHN B32565.

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Huenia brevifrons - AAMP, Marquesas, 2012, Leg 2, St 35, Tahuata, 15 m, coll. N. Evans, sample 0510, pre-det. & photo J. Poupin

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

This species in Worms Database