Alpheidae Rafinesque, 1815, Rafinesque, 1815

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: 48-50

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

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scientific name

Alpheidae Rafinesque, 1815
status

 

Family Alpheidae Rafinesque, 1815  

Alpheopsis labis Chace Jr., 1972  

Diagnosis: Chace Jr., 1972: 55, fig. 15 Previous record: Coelho-Filho, 2006: 7.

Alpheopsis trigonus ( Rathbun, 1901)  

Diagnosis: Rathbun, 1901: 111, fig. 21 (as Jousseaumea trigona Rathbun, 1901   ) Previous record: Coelho-Filho, 2006: 7.

Alpheus amblyonyx Chace Jr., 1972  

Diagnosis: Chace Jr., 1972: 59, fig. 16. Previous record: Coelho-Filho, 2006: 7.

Alpheus armillatus H. Milne Edwards, 1837  

Diagnosis: Williams, 1984: 92, fig. 63.

Previous records: Chace Jr., 1972: 62; Coelho and Ramos, 1972: 149; Christoffersen, 1980: 23; 1998: 356.

Examined material: AUG/ 92: Praia do Porto, 9 males, 1 female (ovigerous). NOV/ 92: Praia do Porto, 1 male. JAN/ 93: Baía do Sueste, 3 males, 1 female. MAR / 93: Baía do Sueste, 4 females (ovigerous). JUL/ 93: Baía do Sueste, 4 males, 1 female. JAN/ 2000: Praia da Caieira: 1 specimen.

Habitat: in the sublittoral (in the interior of blocks of rocks), and on rocks in bottom sandy-muddy; generally in pairs.

Observation: greenish coloration.

Alpheus belli Coutiére, 1898  

Diagnosis: Coutière, 1898 b: 149, fig. 1 - 1 a.

Previous records: Chace Jr., 1972: 63; Christoffersen, 1998: 357. Examined material: Praia da Caieira, 3 males, 1 female. Habitat: in pools, under rocky blocks.

Alpheus bouvieri A. Milne Edwards, 1878  

Diagnosis: Crosnier and Forest, 1966: 273, fig. 22.

Alpheus cristulifrons Rathbun, 1900  

Diagnosis: Crosnier and Forest, 1966: 260, figs. 17-18.

Previous records: Pocock, 1890: 520 (as Alpheus obeso   -manus Dana, 1852); Crosnier and Forest, 1966: 260; Chace Jr., 1972: 65; Coelho and Ramos, 1972: 149; Fausto-Filho, 1974: 5; Christoffersen, 1979: 308, 1998: 357; Abele and Kim, 1986: 18; Coelho et al., 2002: 437.

Alpheus floridanus Kingsley, 1878  

Diagnosis: Chace Jr., 1972: 65.

Previous record: Coelho et al., 2002: 437.

Alpheus formosus Gibbes, 1850  

Diagnosis: Williams, 1984: 94, fig. 64.

Previous records: Pocock, 1890: 519 [as Alpheus panamensis Kingsley, 1878   ]; Christoffersen, 1979: 314, 1998: 358; Coelho et al., 2002: 437.

Examined material: Fernando de Noronha   (without indication of locality), 1 male, 1 female (ovigerous).

Habitat: in pools, under rocky blocks.

Alpheus macrocheles (Hailstone, 1835)  

Diagnosis: Crosnier and Forest, 1966: 218.

Previous records: Ramos-Porto, 1979: 177.

Examined material: Almirante Saldanha Expedition, station 1668 A, 1 specimen. Habitat: bottom of calcareous algae; between 13 and 88 m in depth.

Alpheus normanni Kingsley, 1878  

Diagnosis: Williams, 1984: 97, fig. 66.

Previous records: Christoffersen, 1979: 322, 1998: 359; Coelho et al., 2002: 437.

Alpheus paracrinitus Miers, 1881  

Diagnosis: Crosnier and Forest, 1966: 253, fig. 15 a-f. Previous record: Coelho-Filho, 2006: 8.

Alpheus websteri Kingsley, 1880  

Diagnosis: Kim and Abele, 1988: 28, fig. 11.

Previous records: Coelho and Ramos, 1972: 150; Abele and Kim, 1986: 19; Christoffersen, 1998: 361.

Examined material: MAR / 93: Baía do Sueste, 1 female (ovigerous). Praia de Atalaia, 3 females (ovigerous).

Habitat: sand beach, sublittoral.

Automate evermanni Rathbun, 1901  

Diagnosis: Rathbun, 1901: 112, fig. 22. Previous record: Coelho-Filho, 2006: 8.

Metalpheus rostratipes ( Pocock, 1890)   Diagnosis: Crosnier and Forest, 1966: 246, figs. 12-14 (as Alpheus rostratipes Pocock, 1890   ). Previous records: Pocock, 1890: 522 (as Alpheus rostratipes   ); Crosnier and Forest, 1966: 246; Chace Jr., 1972: 78; Coelho and Ramos, 1972: 149; Abele and Kim, 1986: 19; Manning and Chace, 1990: 16; Christoffersen, 1998: 361; Coelho et al., 2002: 437.

Salmoneus arubae ( Schmitt, 1936)  

Diagnosis: Schmitt, 1936: 366, pl. 12, figs. 2 a-g (as Jousseaumea arubae Schmitti, 1936   ).

Previous records: none.

Examined material: NOV/ 92: Praia da Caieira, 1 male. AUG/ 93: Baía do Sueste, 1 male, 1 female (ovigerous).

Habitat: in the interior of blocks encrusted with soft seaweed; under rocks; in bottom sandy-muddy; depth of up to 4 meters; always in pairs.

Observations: yellow coloration.

Synalpheus brooksi Coutière, 1909  

Diagnosis: Christoffersen, 1980: 152, figs. 36-38. Previous record: Coelho-Filho, 2006: 8.

Synalpheus paraneptunus Coutière, 1909  

Diagnosis: Coutière, 1909: 86, fig. 52. Previous record: Coelho-Filho, 2006: 9.

Synalpheus rathbunae Coutière, 1909  

Diagnosis: Coutière, 1909: 84, fig. 51. Previous record: Coelho-Filho, 2006: 9.

Synalpheus sanctithomae Coutière, 1909  

Diagnosis: Coutière, 1909: 61, fig. 35. Previous record: Coelho-Filho, 2006: 9.

Synalpheus townsendi Coutière, 1909  

Diagnosis: Williams, 1984: 106, fig. 73.

Previous records: Christoffersen, 1998: 364 (probably); Coelho-Filho, 2006: 9.

MAR

Grasslands Rhizobium Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Malacostraca

Order

Decapoda

Family

Alpheidae

Loc

Alpheidae Rafinesque, 1815

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

Metalpheus rostratipes (

Coelho 2002: 437
Christoffersen 1998: 361
Manning 1990: 16
Abele 1986: 19
Coelho 1972: 149
Crosnier 1966: 246
Crosnier 1966: 246
Pocock 1890: 522
1966