Periclimenaeus zanzibaricus Bruce, 1969, Bruce, 1969

Li, Xinzheng, Cleva, Régis & Poupin, Joseph, 2012, Report on some caridean shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda) from Mayotte, southwest Indian Ocean, Zootaxa 3162, pp. 1-30: 20

publication ID

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

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5227086

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Periclimenaeus zanzibaricus Bruce, 1969
status

 

Periclimenaeus zanzibaricus Bruce, 1969  

Periclimenaeus zanzibaricus Bruce, 1969: 174   ; 2006: 15, figs. 8–9. — Li, 2000: 65.

Material examined. 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 female (LC 1.6 mm)(both second pereiopods lost), MNHN-Na 17569.

Distribution. Type locality Uroa, Zanzibar. Also known from Kenya, Australia (Queensland).

Remarks. The only specimen has both second pereiopods lost, however, its small body size, a well developed supraorbital spine on carapace and denticulate unguies on the ambulatory pereiopods and the corpus biunguiculate with a denticulate ventral margin, the exopod of uropod laterally unarmed, the distolateral spine of scaphocerite far exceeding lamella, the rostral dentition is 6 / 1, the ambulatory dactyls are less than half propod length, third pereiopod dactyl short, robust, carpus ventrally non-tuberculate, the inferior orbital angle is broadly rounded with small distomedian lobe, indicate the specimen belongs to P. zanzibaricus   . The species was not previously recorded from Mayotte with certainty. The specimen of MNHN-Na 17569 was collected together with 1 female of Harpilius consobrinus De Man, 1902   (MNHN-Na 17568, and 1 ovigerous female of Palaemonella rotumana ( Borradaile, 1898)   (MNHN-Na 17567) at station 12.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Decapoda

Family

Palaemonidae

Genus

Periclimenaeus

Loc

Periclimenaeus zanzibaricus Bruce, 1969

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

Periclimenaeus zanzibaricus

Li 2000: 65
Bruce 1969: 174
1969