Xanthidae MacLeay, 1838, MacLeay, 1838

Alves, Maria De Lourdes, Ramos-Porto, Marilena & Viana, Girlene Fábia Segundo, 2008, Checklist of the Decapods (Crustacea) from the Fernando de Noronha Archipelago, Brazil, Zootaxa 1881, pp. 43-68: 62-63

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http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.184217

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scientific name

Xanthidae MacLeay, 1838
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Family Xanthidae MacLeay, 1838  

Actaea acantha (H. Milne Edwards, 1834)  

Diagnosis: Melo, 1996: 339.

Previous records: Pocock, 1890: 511 [as Lophactaea lobata (Milne Edwards, 1834)   ]; Coelho and Ramos, 1972: 189; Fausto Filho, 1974: 12; Abele and Kim, 1986: 55; Melo, 1996: 339, 1998: 481; Coelho et al., 2002: 441; Melo and Veloso, 2005: 800.

Examined material: JAN/ 2000: Praia do Leão, 2 exuvias.

Habitat: Generally on rocks; under seaweed, in bottom sandy.

Cataleptodius floridanus (Gibbes, 1850)  

Diagnosis: Melo, 1996: 343.

Previous records: Rathbun, 1930: 297; Coelho and Ramos, 1972: 190; Fausto Filho, 1974: 12 [as Leptodius floridanus (Gibbes, 1850)   ]; Melo, 1996: 343, 1998: 482; Coelho et al., 2002: 441.

Examined material: NOV/ 91: Praia do Porto, 1 exuvia. DEC/ 91: Praia da Atalaia, 1 male. APR/ 92: Praia da Atalaia, 2 males, 3 females (1 ovigerous). JUL/ 92: Baía do Sueste, 1 male. AUG/ 92: Baía do Sueste, 2 males, 1 female (ovigerous). NOV/ 92: Praia do Porto, 1 female (ovigerous). FEB/ 93: Praia do Porto, 2 males. MAR / 93: Praia da Caieira, 1 male, 1 female. JAN/ 2000: Praia da Caieira, 1 male.

Habitat: Generally on rocks; under seaweed, in bottom sandy.

Cataleptodius parvulus (Fabricius, 1793)  

Diagnosis: Melo, 1996: 395 [as Xanthodius parvulus (Fabricius, 1793)   ]

Previous records: Pocock, 1890: 511 [as Leptodius americanus (Saussure, 1858)   ]; Fausto Filho, 1974: 12 [as Leptodius parvulus (Fabricius, 1773)   ]; Melo, 1996: 395, 1998: 491; Coelho et al., 2002: 441.

Examined material: JUL/ 92: Baía do Sueste, 4 males. AUG/ 92: Baía do Sueste, 1 male, 1 female. DEC/ 92: Praia do Cachorro, 2 males, 1 female. DEC/ 92: Praia da Conceição, 1 female (ovigerous). DEC/ 92: Praia da Caieira, 1 male, 1 female. FEB/ 93: Praia da Conceição, 5 males. MAR / 93: Praia do Porto, 1 male. AUG/ 93: Praia do Boldró, 1 male. OCT/ 93: Praia do Porto, 3 males. JAN/ 2000: Praia da Caieira: 3 females.

Habitat: On rocks; in bottoms sand-slimy and sand-muddy.

Observation: Brownish coloration.

Platypodiella spectabilis (Herbst, 1794)  

Diagnosis: Melo, 1996: 388.

Previous records: Pocock, 1890: 511 [as Lophactaea lobata Milne Edwards, 1862   ]; Rathbun, 1930: 247; Coelho and Ramos, 1972: 189; Fausto Filho, 1974: 11 [as Platypodia spectabilis (Herbst, 1794)   ]; Melo, 1996: 388, 1998: 490; Coelho et al., 2002: 441; Melo and Veloso, 2005: 800.

Examined material: AUG/ 92: Praia da Conceição, 1 male. SEP/ 92: Praia da Conceição, 2 exuvias. NOV/ 92: Praia do Boldró, 1 male. MAR / 93: Baía do Sueste, 1 male, 1 female (ovigerous).

Habitat: Under coral; on rocks; in bottom sand-muddy.

Observation: Coloration orange with white and yellowish spots.

Xanthodius americanus (Saussure, 1858)   Diagnosis: Guinot, 1968: 712

Previous record: Coelho and Ramos, 1972: 190.

MAR

Grasslands Rhizobium Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Decapoda

Family

Xanthidae

Loc

Xanthidae MacLeay, 1838

Alves, Maria De Lourdes, Ramos-Porto, Marilena & Viana, Girlene Fábia Segundo 2008
2008
Loc

Xanthodius americanus

Guinot 1968: 712
1968