Sadayoshia acroporae Baba, 1972

Dong, Chao & Li, Xinzheng, 2010, First records of six galatheid species (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura) from Chinese waters, Zootaxa 2343, pp. 31-44: 39-40

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.193320

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1B3687D1-FFA2-FFF1-FF40-F92849FFFEBF

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scientific name

Sadayoshia acroporae Baba, 1972
status

 

Sadayoshia acroporae Baba, 1972 

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Sadayoshia acroporae Baba, 1972: 43  , figs 1, 2. — Baba, 1979: 644. — Tirmizi, 1980: 108, figs 1–7. — Baba et al., 2008: 180.

Material examined. South China Sea. 1 female, Cl 3.46 mm, MBM 150129, coral reef, CN 6-8, Nansha Islands, Yongshu Island, 30 m, TT, 24 June 1990.

Distribution. South China Sea; Kabira, Ishigaki-jima, Ryukyus Ishigaki-jima of the Ryukyus; Marsegu Island, Moluccas; Bay of Bengal; Mozambique Channel.

Remarks. Although all of the pereopods are lost, the sole specimen agrees quite well with the description and illustrations of Baba (1972): the rostrum is broad at base; the carapace has two supraocular spines on each side; the basal article of antennule has four spines; the third maxilliped merus has three spines on flexor margin, extensor margin unarmed; there are two spines on the second abdominal segment.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Decapoda

Family

Galatheidae

Genus

Sadayoshia

Loc

Sadayoshia acroporae Baba, 1972

Dong, Chao & Li, Xinzheng 2010

2010
Loc

Sadayoshia acroporae

Baba 2008: 180
Tirmizi 1980: 108
Baba 1979: 644Baba 1972: 43

1979