Parapetrolisthes tortugensis (Glassell, 1945)

Diez, Yander L. & Lira, Carlos, 2017, Systematics and biogeography of Cuban porcelain crabs (Decapoda: Anomura: Porcellanidae), Zootaxa 4216 (5), pp. 441-456: 445

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Parapetrolisthes tortugensis (Glassell, 1945)


Parapetrolisthes tortugensis (Glassell, 1945)  

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Global distribution. Western Atlantic : Florida ( USA)   , Bahamas, Virgin Islands and Lesser Antilles, Mexico (Campeche Bank), to Colombia   .

Records in Cuba. María la Gorda, Guanahacabibes Peninsula , Pinar del Río province, in rocky bottoms between 25 m and 30 m depth. This is the first record of the species in the Cuban Archipelago.