Data for selected species
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Decapoda - Caridea - Crangonidae - Philocheras

Philocheras spp. T. Komai in preparation




Regional Data (French Polynesia, Pitcairn, Easter Island, Clipperton)
Distribution & Ecology: Austral (Marotiri, Neilson Reef, Tubuai) - Marine; Deep (90-300m).

Regional Records: Philocheras sp. - Poupin, 1998: 30 (Checklist; coll. B. Richer de Forges, May 1979, det. A. Crosnier, Tubuai; 300m). - Philocheras sp. nov. 1. - Pers. com. T. Komai March 2004, material examined, Austral Islands, coll. BENTHAUS, stn DW1915, Neilson Reef, 2703.4S, 14603.9E, 120-200 m, 11.11.2002, 1 ovigerous female ** mm (MNHN-Na). - Philocheras sp. nov. 2, Pers. com. T. Komai March 2004, material examined, Austral Islands. BENTHAUS, stn DW1880, Marotiri Island, 2755S, 14329.4S, 90-94 m, 06.11.2002, 1 ovigerous female ** mm (MNHN-Na).

Depth distribution: 90 - 300 m


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/