Decapoda - Caridea - Oplophoridae - Janicella

Janicella spinicauda (A. Milne-Edwards, 1883)



World Distribution
Indo-ouest Pacifique. VOIR. Comprend, Mayotte, Madagascar, Nouvelle-Calédonie, Polynésie française.

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Pelagic or bathypelagic

Vertical range : Pelagic or bathypelagic - Min-Max observed: 101-3716 m

Mayotte data
Janicella spinicauda - Crosnier, 1987 : 698 (coll. BENTHEDI, st. CH 82, 11°59,8'S, 45°42,6'E, 3450m ; st. CH 87, 11°44'S, 47°35'E, 3716 m, MNHN), Mayotte region.

New Caledonia data
Musorstom 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP179.
Musorstom 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP198.
Musorstom 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW160.
Biocal Nouvelle Caledonie, CP42.
Musorstom 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, DW219.
Musorstom 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP199.
Musorstom 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP194.
Musorstom 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP171.
Musorstom 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP170.
Musorstom 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, CP169.
Musorstom 4 Nouvelle Caledonie, CC202.

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
Janicella spinicauda - Poupin, 1998: 9 (Checklist; coll. Y. Plessis & B. Richer de Forges, det. Crosnier, MNHN Na7255, no location but probably Moruroa according to number given by the collector). - Unpublished specimens in MNHN collection, det. A. Crosnier 2005, coll. MUSORSTOM 9 Expedition 1997: Nuku Hiva I., st. CP1192, 977 m.
Janicella spinicauda - TARASOC 2009, st. CP3391, 1002-1280 m, Tikehau - Paris MNHN-IU-2011-3962
Janicella spinicauda - TARASOC 2009, st. CP3415, 614-730 m, Bora Bora - Paris MNHN-IU-2011-3963
Janicella spinicauda - TARASOC 2009, st. CP3439, -800 m, between Raiatea & Tahaa - Paris MNHN-IU-2011-3721
Janicella spinicauda - TARASOC 2009, st. CP3450, 705-755 m, Tahaa - Paris MNHN-IU-2011-3715
Janicella spinicauda - TARASOC 2009, st. CP3468, 800-870 m, Moorea - Paris MNHN-IU-2011-3690
Janicella spinicauda - TARASOC 2009, st. CP3480, 880-900 m, Moorea - Paris MNHN-IU-2011-3685
Janicella spinicauda - TARASOC 2009, st. DW3448, 800-810 m, Tahaa - Paris MNHN-IU-2011-4383
Janicella spinicauda - TARASOC 2009, st. DW3486, 660-920 m, Tahiti - Paris MNHN-IU-2011-4437
Janicella spinicauda - TARASOC 2009, st. DW3497, 365-850 m, Tahiti - Paris MNHN-IU-2011-4401
Janicella spinicauda - TARASOC 2009, st. DW3501, 800-820 m, Tahiti - Paris MNHN-IU-2011-4503

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: ICA (Grenada). 101-3716 m. Pantropical.
Janicella spinicauda - Martin et al., 2005: 217, off Grenada [NOAA, R/V Ronald H. Brown and ROV, Kick’em Jenny volcano, 261 m].

Other data
Corindon 2 Indonesie, CH211 — Cleva R, Musorstom 5, 144: 69-73
Musorstom 1 Philippines, CP50 — Cleva R, Musorstom 5, 144: 69-73
Musorstom 1 Philippines, PL53 — Cleva R, Musorstom 5, 144: 69-73
Musorstom 2 Philippines, CP75 — Cleva R, Musorstom 5, 144: 69-73
Musorstom 3 Philippines, CP129 — Cleva R, Musorstom 5, 144: 69-73

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