Galathea ternatensis De Man , 1902,

Macpherson, Enrique & Cleva, Régis, 2010, Shallow-water squat lobsters (Crustacea, Decapoda, Galatheidae) from Mayotte (Comoros Island), La Réunion and Madagascar, with the description of a new genus and two new species, Zootaxa 2612, pp. 57-68: 63

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.197819

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3507007

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/A22787B0-FFDF-C83F-3D84-FF0B52391224

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Galathea ternatensis De Man , 1902
status

 

Galathea ternatensis De Man, 1902 

( Figs. 3View FIGURE 3. A I, J)

Galathea orientalis  var. ternatensis De Man, 1902: 714  .

Galathea ternatensis  . — Baba et al. 2008: 80 (compilation).

Material examined. Madagascar, between Nosy Be and Nosy Tanikely, muddy lagoon, 13 º 27.432 'S, 48 º 14.904 'E, 24–25 m, 21 May 2008, 1 M 2.9 mm (UF 12548), 2 F 3.4 –4.0 mm (UF12544, 14630).

Coloration. Body ground and pereiopods light orange or greenish. P 1–4 with some drak stripes.

Distribution. Widely distributed along Japan, Philippines, Indonesia, Moluccas (type locality), Sulu Archipelago, Western Australia, New Guinea and New Caledonia in the western Pacific. Maldives and Mozambique Channel in the Indian Ocean at 18– 210 m. The present material from Madagascar was collected at 24– 25 m.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Decapoda

Family

Galatheidae

Genus

Galathea

Loc

Galathea ternatensis De Man , 1902

Macpherson, Enrique & Cleva, Régis 2010
2010
Loc

Galathea ternatensis

Baba 2008: 80
2008
Loc

Galathea orientalis

Man 1902: 714