Decapoda - Brachyura - Epialtidae - Huenia

Huenia grandidierii A. Milne-Edwards, 1865



World Distribution
Griffin & Tranter (1986 : 77) - Afrique orientale, Tanzanie, Kenya, Somalie. Mayotte premier signalement. Europa, Juan de Nova.

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

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 0-5 m

Mayotte data
Huenia grandidierii - Mayotte, Mission KUW, coll. J.-M. Bouchard, V. Dinhut, 31 janvier ?2009, st. 26, Platier de Mutsumbatsou, intertidal marée basse, 2 mâles 10,1x5,9 et 16,2x10,4 mm, MNHN B32544. - Expedition Juan de Nova December 2013, reef-block, st. 18, 1 female 14.0x11.9 mm (with spines, photo) (nr) (MNHN).

Europa data
Huenia grandidierii - Europa - BIORECIE, St. 8, 1 female ovigerous 9.7(without rostrum)x9.9 mm (MNHN). Premier signalement.

Réunion data
Huenia grandidierii - Réunion, coll. & photo P. Bourjon, 2016, 20 m, near Boergesenia forbesii .

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

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