Decapoda - Brachyura - Gecarcinidae - Johngarthia

Johngarthia planata (Stimpson, 1860)



World Distribution
Eastern Pacific, gulf of California to Colombia (Gorgonas) and Oceanic Islands: Baja California Sur, Revillagigedo (Clarion, San Benedicto, Socorro), Clipperton.

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

Vertical range : Land & Freshwater - Min-Max observed: 0-0 m

Central Pacific data (Wallis & Futuna, Polynesia, Clipperton, Easter Island)
CLIPPERTON - Gecarcoidea lalandei - Lenz, 1901: 473 (Clipperton) [Non G. lalandii H. Milne Edwards, 1837 (cf. Garth, 1965)]. - Geocarcinus planatus - Hertlein & Emerson, 1957: 5 (Clipperton). - Gecarcinus planatus - Rathbun, 1918: 356, pls 121, 122 (Clipperton, Socorro). - Schmitt, 1939a: 24 (Clipperton). - Garth, 1965: 35 (Clipperton) - Richard et al., 1968: 8 (Clipperton). - Hendrickx, 1995b: 139 (distribution). - Pérez-Chi, 2005: 255 (Socorro ; écologie). - Poupin et al., 2007 (Clipperton new coll.). - Gecarcinus (Johngarthia) planatus - Türkay, 1970: 346 (Clipperton, specimens USNM). - Hendrickx, 1995f: 598 (écologie).

Comment(s) on data
Note for Johngarthia lagostoma (H. Milne Edwards, 1837) - It is not present in 'Trinidad West Indies' as indicated by Rathbun (1918: 362) but Trinidade Island in central south Pacific. It distribution is limited to central-south Atlantic, see Hartnoll et al. (2005: 200, fig. 1, Crustaceana).

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