Galathea kuboi Miyake & Baba, 1967,

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: 152-153

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

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scientific name

Galathea kuboi Miyake & Baba, 1967
status

 

Galathea kuboi Miyake & Baba, 1967 

Galathea kuboi Miyake & Baba, 1967 a: 205  , fig. 2 (off Daiozaki,Mie Prefecture, Japan).— Baba, 1988: 75 (off N Mindanao and South China Sea off SW Luzon, Philippines, 366–392 m).— Komai, 2000: 352 (list).— Baba, 2005: 77, fig. 26, 244 (key, synonymies, Kei Islands, Indonesia, 290 m).—Baba et al., 2008: 71 (compilation).

Material examined. Philippines. MUSORSTOM 2, Stn CP49, 13° 38 'N, 121 ° 44 'E, 416–425 m, 26 November 1980: 1 M 5.1 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-8336), 1 ov. F 6.2 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-8337), 1 ov. F 7.7 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-8335).

Remarks. The specimens from the Philippines agree quite well with the original description and other studies. Galathea kuboi  is closely related to G. nuda  n. sp. from French Polynesia and Chesterfield Islands, and G. setigera  n. sp. from Indonesia (see Remarks of G. setigera  ). No genetic data are available for G. kuboi  .

Distribution. Japan, Philippines, Indonesia (Kei Islands), 290– 425 m.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Decapoda

Family

Galatheidae

Genus

Galathea

Loc

Galathea kuboi Miyake & Baba, 1967

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

Galathea kuboi

Baba 2005: 77
Komai 2000: 352
Baba 1988: 75
Miyake 1967: 205
1988