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 Macpherson, E. (2004) Species of the genus Munida Leach, 1820 and related genera from Fiji and Tonga (Crustacea: Decapoda: Galatheidae). In: Marshall, B.A. and B. Richer de Forges (eds.) Tropical Deep-Sea Benthos, Volume 23. Mémoires du Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle. Vol. 191. Pp. 231–292. PDF is 2.3MB


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Reference ID 19134
Reference type booksection
Authors Macpherson, E.
Publication Year (for display) 2004
Publication Year (for sorting) 2004
Title Species of the genus _Munida _Leach, 1820 and related genera from Fiji and Tonga (Crustacea: Decapoda: Galatheidae)
Secondary Title Tropical Deep-Sea Benthos, Volume 23
Secondary Authors Marshall, B.A.
Richer de Forges, B.
Tertiary Title Mémoires du Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle
Tertiary Authors  
Volume 191
Pages 231–292
Place published  
During cruises MUSORSTOM 10 (August 1998) and BORDAU 1 (February-March 1999) to Fiji and BORDAU 2 to Tonga (May-June 2000), numerous galatheids belonging to the genera Agononida Baba & de Saint Laurent, 1996, Crosnierita Macpherson, 1998, Munida Leach, 1820, Paramunida Baba, 1988 and Plesionida Baba & de Saint Laurent, 1996, were collected. The present collection comprises 12 Agononida species, 3 Crosnierita, 42 Munida, and 12 Paramunida species. Paramunida aliena Macpherson, 1996 is transferred to the genus Plesionida. The material was taken at 206 stations in a depth range of 79-1226 m. Additional material from New Caledonia and Vanuatu has also been considered. The following new species are described: Agononida garciai, A. insolita, Crosnierita tucanae, Munida angusta, M. apodis, M. delicata, M. limatula, M. ommata, M. pavonis, M. pumila, M. volantis, and Paramunida cristata and P. curvata.
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