Data for selected species
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Decapoda - Brachyura - Portunidae - Portunus

Portunus xantusii affinis (Faxon, 1893)



Distribution : (Hendrickx, 1995b: 134) - Eastern Pacific, from gulf of California to Peru; Oceanic Islands: Revillagigedo (Clarion), Clipperton, Coco, Malpelo, Galapagos.

Remarks : Carapace 26x43 mm.

Selected Reference(s)
Portunus (Achelous) affinis. - Garth, J. S., 1965: 14. - Clipperton

Regional Data (French Polynesia, Pitcairn, Easter Island, Clipperton)
Distribution & Ecology: Clipperton (in thunna stomach).

Regional Records: CLIPPERTON - Portunus (Achelous) affinis. - Garth, 1965: 14 (Clipperton). - Portunus xantusii affinis - Hendrickx, 1995b: 134 (distribution).


References : compilation of references cited in Poupin (1996, 1998, 2003) and Poupin et al. (2009) - PDF 412 Ko



Since November 2012, this database is updated in CRUSTA database - http://crustiesfroverseas.free.fr/