Palaemonella rotumana ( Borradaile, 1898 )

Clark, Paul F., Ng, Peter K. L., Fransen, Charles H. J. M., McLaughlin, Patsy A., Dworschak, Peter C. & Baba, Keiji, 2008, A checklist of Crustacea Decapoda collected from Conic Island Cave and adjacent areas of Hong Kong, Journal of Natural History 42 (9 - 12), pp. 913-926: 916

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.1080/00222930701850570

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/731DB95B-FFF1-FFC1-C782-A87F8799FD04

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Palaemonella rotumana ( Borradaile, 1898 )
status

 

Palaemonella rotumana ( Borradaile, 1898)  

Material examined

Conic Island Cave, 22 ° 219540 N 114 ° 239220E, Hong Kong; 2 specimens ( RMNH D 50581 View Materials ), coll. 21 October 2002   ; 1 specimen ( NHM 2004.2569), coll. 22 October 2002   ; 1 specimen ( NHM 2004.2570), coll. 25 October 2002   .

Remarks

Palaemonella rotumana   is a browser found inside sponges, and its presence here in and around the cave epifauna is not unexpected. This species is widely distributed in the Indo-West Pacific.

RMNH

National Museum of Natural History, Naturalis