Galathea bidens Baba, 1988,

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: 59

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:18D06EC6-A61D-4C45-9B5E-52435903556D

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03B3F979-FFC9-421C-FF6D-FB7D0111ED6F

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scientific name

Galathea bidens Baba, 1988
status

 

Galathea bidens Baba, 1988 

Galathea bidens Baba, 1988: 71  , figs 28, 29 (between Cebu and Bohol, 265 m).— Baba, 2005: 243 (key, synonymies).—Baba et al., 2008: 66 (compilation).— Poore et al., 2011: 332, pl. 10 D –E (color photo, Philippines).

Material examined. Mariana Islands: Guam Island, Agat Bay, 9 March 2000: 1 M 4.3 mm (UF 3170).

Solomon Islands. SALOMON 1, Stn CP1802, 9° 31.1 'S, 160 °35.0'E, 245–269 m, 2 October 2001: 1 M 4.0 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-8302).

Remarks. The specimens examined agree quite well with the original description, but the flexor margin of the Mxp 3 merus has three spines (two in the types). No genetic data are available.

Distribution. Philippines, Mariana Islands, Solomon Islands, 245– 269 m.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Decapoda

Family

Galatheidae

Genus

Galathea

Loc

Galathea bidens Baba, 1988

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

Galathea bidens

Poore 2011: 332
Baba 2005: 243
Baba 1988: 71
2005