Coralliocaris superba (Dana, 1852), Dana, 1852

Li, Xinzheng, Cleva, Régis & Poupin, Joseph, 2012, Report on some caridean shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda) from Mayotte, southwest Indian Ocean, Zootaxa 3162, pp. 1-30: 8-9

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.246311

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5227056

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/017D5369-FFE2-FF9D-55AC-EC13B7ECFDD6

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scientific name

Coralliocaris superba (Dana, 1852)
status

 

Coralliocaris superba (Dana, 1852)  

(fig. 5)

Oedipus superbus Dana, 1852 b: 25   .

Coralliocaris superba   — Stimpson, 1860: 40. — Poupin, 1998: 14. — Li, 2000: 35, fig. 35. — De Grave, 2000: 122. — Debelius, 2001: 189, unnumbered photo. — Li and Bruce, 2006: 630 View Cited Treatment . — Marin and Savinkin, 2007: fig. 84 E, F (colour). — Li et al., 2007: 189, fig. 83. — Mitsuhashi and Takeda, 2008: 22.

Oedipus dentirostris Paulson, 1875: 112   , pl. 14, fig. 7.

Material examined. St 3, 02/ 11 /2009, 19h– 21 h, Trévani fringing reef at night, 12 ° 43 ' 43.19 "S, 45 ° 11 ' 43.97 "E, coll. KUW fieldwork, snorkelling and scuba diving, 1–8 m, coral grounds at night, 1 male, 1 ovigerous female (LC 3.4 mm, LT 13.6 mm), MNHN-Na 16040; St 12, 06/ 11 /2009, 10h– 12 h 30, La Prévoyante reef, 12 ° 41 ' 34.70 "S, 45 ° 9 ' 59.99 "E, coll. KUW fieldwork, scuba diving 6–11 m, sediment suction pump, Acropora   coral grounds, 1 male (LC 3.3 mm, LT 25 mm), MNHN-Na 16062, 1 ovigerous female (LC 5.2 mm, LT 32 mm), MNHN-Na 15993.

Colouration (fig. 5). The colouration of the specimen agrees well with Debelius (2001), with body yellowish, tips of second pereiopods and tailfan dark blue, with dark spots.

Distribution. Type locality Tonga Islands. Widespread in Indo-Pacific.

Remarks. The specimens agree well with the previous descriptions and illustrations. The species was not previously recorded with certainty from Mayotte, although it has been recorded from close localities such as Madagascar.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Decapoda

Family

Palaemonidae

Genus

Coralliocaris

Loc

Coralliocaris superba (Dana, 1852)

Li, Xinzheng, Cleva, Régis & Poupin, Joseph 2012
2012
Loc

Oedipus dentirostris

Paulson 1875: 112
1875
Loc

Coralliocaris superba

Mitsuhashi 2008: 22
Li 2007: 189
Li 2006: 630
Debelius 2001: 189
Li 2000: 35
De 2000: 122
Poupin 1998: 14
Stimpson 1860: 40
1860
Loc

Oedipus superbus

Dana 1852: 25
1852