Data for selected species
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Decapoda - Caridea - Hippolytidae - Saron

Saron marmoratus (Olivier, 1811)



Distribution : (Chace, 1997: 90) - Red sea and eastern Africa to Hawaii, Marquesas Is. and Tuamotu archipelago. Includes Wallis & Futuna, French Polynesia.

Selected Reference(s)
Saron marmoratus. - Poupin, J., 1998: 25. - French Polynesia
Saron marmoratus. - Poupin, J. and Juncker, M., 2008: . - Wallis & Futuna

Regional Data (French Polynesia, Pitcairn, Easter Island, Clipperton)
Distribution & Ecology: Wallis & Futuna (Futuna); Gambier (Mangareva); Marquesas (Nuku Hiva, Hatu Iti); Society (Tahiti); Tuamotu (?Moruroa) - Marine; Shoreline to 10 m; Coral facultative associate (Gen. Pocillopora).

Regional Records: WALLIS & FUTUNA - Saron marmoratus - Poupin & Juncker, in preparation (Futuna). - FRENCH POLYNESIA - Hippolyte gibbosus - Heller, 1865: 120 (Tahiti). - Hippolyte gibberosa - Ortmann, 1890: 497 (Heller's reference). - Saron gibberosus - Nobili, 1907: 358 ("Rikitea" = Mangareva). - Sendler, 1923: 46 (Tahiti). - Saron marmoratus - Boone, 1935: 187, pl. 51 (Nuku Hiva). - Holthuis, 1947: 6 (Syn.). - Poupin, 1998: 25 (Checklist; relevant material - Saron sp. aff. marmoratus - coll. Frv Marara, det. A.J. Bruce, Moruroa; in coral Pocillopora). - Field observation, 2006, photograph by P. Bacchet, prov. det. Fransen, Tahiti, lagoon at night, 1-2 m. - Synonyms - Hippolyte gibberosus H. Milne Edwards, 1837. - AAMP, Marquesas, 2012, Leg 2, coll. Evans, sample 0453, St 29, Fatu Hiva, 30 m; Leg 3, St. MQ27-B, Hatu Iti, 5-22 m, coll. Starmer et al., sample LC340.


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/