Galathea amboinensis De Man , 1888

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: 41

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Galathea amboinensis De Man , 1888
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Galathea amboinensis De Man, 1888 

Galathea amboinensis De Man, 1888: 457  , pl. 19: fig. 3 (type locality: Ambon).— Baba, 1979 b: 648 (Gorong Island, subtidal).— Baba, 1988: 68, fig. 27 (Sulu Archipelago, shore).— Fujita & Baba, 1999: 112, fig. 1 (Okinawa, Ryukyu Islands, 5.5–29.8 m, on crinoids).— Fujita et al., 2003: 80, figs 2–11 (larvae) (Okinawa, Ryukyu Islands, subtidal).— Davie, 2002: 60 (no record).—Poore et al., 2008: 19 (SW Australia, 96–101 m).— Baba & Fujita, 2008: 44, figs. 1, 2 (Ryuku Islands, 7.1–9.7 m).—Baba et al., 2008: 65 (compilation).

Galathea minuta Potts, 1915: 87  , pl. 1, fig. 6 (type locality: off Mabuiagu Island, Torres Strait, 7 m; type not located).

Material examined. Indonesia. Gorong Island, in front of Kotasirih, 27 January 1975: 1 M 3.2 mm (MNHN- Ga 1148).

New Caledonia. Chesterfield Islands. CORAIL 2, Stn CP90, 19°03'S, 158 ° 56 'E, 44–48 m, 26 July 1988: 1 M 5.7 mm, 1 ov. F 6.8 mm (MNHN-IU- 2013-8305).

Remarks. No significant differences were observed between the present material and the previous descriptions (for example, see Baba & Fujita 2008). No molecular data are available from G. amboinensis  .

Distribution. Ryuku Islands, Indonesia, New Caledonia, Chesterfield Islands, SW Australia, 5– 48 m. On crinoids, on Capillaster multiradiatus  , Comanthina schlegeli  , and Comanthus timorensis  .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Decapoda

Family

Galatheidae

Genus

Galathea

Loc

Galathea amboinensis De Man , 1888

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

Galathea amboinensis De Man , 1888 : 457

Baba 2008: 44
Fujita 2003: 80
Davie 2002: 60
Fujita 1999: 112
Baba 1988: 68
Baba 1979: 648
Man 1888: 457
1979
Loc

Galathea minuta

Potts 1915: 87