Galathea raventosae Macpherson, 2012

Macpherson, Enrique & Robainas-Barcia, Aymee, 2015, Species of the genus Galathea Fabricius, 1793 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Galatheidae) from the Indian and Pacific Oceans, with descriptions of 92 new species, Zootaxa 3913 (1), pp. 1-335: 265-266

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3913.1.1

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Galathea raventosae Macpherson, 2012
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Galathea raventosae Macpherson, 2012 

Galathea raventosae Macpherson, 2012: 418  , figs. 4, 6A ( New Caledonia, Vanuatu, 180–270 m).

Material examined. Philippines. MUSORSTOM 2, Stn DR33, 13° 32 'N, 121 °07'E, 120–137 m, 24 November 1980: 1 F 3.7 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13824). MUSORSTOM 3, Stn CP124, 12°03'N, 121 ° 35 'E, 120–123 m, 4 June 1985: 1 ov. F 4.2 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13823); 6 ov. F 4.0– 4.5 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13986).

Solomon Islands. SALOMON 1, Stn CP1761, 8° 46.535 'S, 160 °01.604'E, 191–290 m, 27 September 2001: 1 M 4.9 mm, 1 ov. F 4.0 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13828).

Vanuatu. MUSORSTOM 8, Stn CP1017, 17° 52.80 'S, 168 ° 26.20 ’E, 294–295 m, 27 September 1994: 1 M 3.6 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13833).—Stn CP1018, 17° 52.88 'S, 168 ° 25.08 'E, 300–301 m, 27 September 1994: 1 M 3.2 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13839).—Stn CP1077, 16°04.00'S, 167 °06.09'E, 180–210 m, 5 October 1994: 1 M 3.3 mm ( MNHN –IU- 2013-13834).—Stn CP1078, 16°03.65'S, 167 ° 26.18 'E, 194–230 m, 5 October 1994: 1 M 3.4 mm, 2 ov. F 3.1–3.8 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13835).—Stn CP1086, 15° 36.58 'S, 167 ° 16.32 'E, 182–215 m, 5 October 1994: 1 M 3.1 mm, 1 ov. F 4.6 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13836).— Stn CP1131, 15° 38.41 'S, 167 °03.52'E, 140–175 m, 11 October 1994: 1 F 3.8 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13837).—Stn DW1100, 15°04.72'S, 167 °09.99'E, 258–265 m, 7 October 1994: 1 M 3.8 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13965). BOA 0, Stn CP2326, 15° 39.83 'S, 167 °01.9'E, 260–313 m, 18 November 2004: 1 F 4.2 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13829). SANTO, Stn AT2, 15° 32.5–32.8 'S, 167 ° 16.1–16.5 'E, 160–175 m, 14 September 2006: 1 ov. F 4.2 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13840).— Stn AT9, 15° 41.5 'S, 167 °01.3'E, 481 m, 17 September 2006: 1 M 5.3 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13841).—Stn AT17, 15° 39.9 'S, 167 °02.0'E, 267–270 m, 21 September 2006: 1 M 3.7 mm, 1 ov. F 3.3 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13842).—Stn AT21, 15° 32.9 'S, 167 ° 15.7 'E, 154–190 m, 22 September 2006: 1 M 3.8 mm, 1 ov. F 4.3 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13964).—Stn AT22, 15° 32.3 'S, 167 °16.0'E, 180–227 m, 22 September 2006: 2 M 3.0– 3.5 mm, 1 ov. F 3.5 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13843); 1 M 3.5 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13966).—Stn AT32, 15°36.0'S, 167 ° 17.2 'E, 176–233 m, 26 September 2006: 2 F 2.6–3.3 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13845).— Stn AT72, 15° 44.1 'S, 167 °03.3'E, 618–722 m, 7 October 2006: 1 M 4.6 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13846).—Stn EP27, 15° 33 'S, 167 °16.0'E, 155 m, 7 October 2006: 1 M 4.7 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13844).—Stn AT86, 15° 31.9 'S, 167 ° 16.2 'E, 176–246 m, 12 October 2006: 1 M 5.2 mm, 2 ov. F 5.3–5.6 mm, 1 F 3.4 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13847).—Stn AT116, 15° 32.9 'S, 167 ° 16.2 'E, 153–196 m, 18 October 2006: 1 M 3.7 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13848).

New Caledonia. BATHUS 1, Stn CP667, 20° 57 ’S, 165 ° 34 ’E, 205–212 m, 14 March 1993: 2 ov. F 3.2–3.9 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13831).—Stn CP712, 21° 44 ’S, 166 ° 35 ’E, 210 m, 19 March 1993: 8 M 3.0– 5.2 mm, 3 ov. F 4.0– 5.1 mm, 2 F 2.0–3.0 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13830). HALIPRO 1, Stn CC855, 21° 45.08 'S, 166 ° 37.25 'E, 204–220 m, 20 March 1994: 2 M 3.0– 4.1 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13825); 1 M 3.8 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13826); 1 ov. F 4.8 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13827). BATHUS 4, Stn CP954, 21° 44.13 'S, 166 ° 35.71 'E, 250–255 m, 11 August 1994: 1 ov. F 4.7 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13832). South Reef. Stn 390, 22° 43 'S, 167 °02'E, 155 m, 22 January 1985: 1 ov. F 4.5 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-13839).

Remarks. The genetic divergences between G. raventosae  and other species are always larger than 10.0% ( COI) and 4.0% (16 S rRNA). The closest relative is G. balssi  ( COI, 10.7 % and 16 S rRNA, 4.2 %).

Distribution. Philippines, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, New Caledonia; 120– 722 m.

MNHN

Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle

COI

University of Coimbra Botany Department

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Decapoda

Family

Galatheidae

Genus

Galathea

Loc

Galathea raventosae Macpherson, 2012

Macpherson, Enrique & Robainas-Barcia, Aymee 2015
2015
Loc

Galathea raventosae

Macpherson 2012: 418
2012