Agononida incerta

Agononida incerta (Henderson, 1888)

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Overview

Synonymy

Munida incerta Henderson, 1888: 130, pl. 13, figs 4, 4a.
Agononida incerta. - Baba et al. 2009: 76–78, fig. 63. - Poore et al. 2008: 18 (part).
Munida sp. cf. solae. — Poupin, 1996b: 24, pl. 11, fig. f (Maria, Tubuai Islands, 680 m).

Author(s): Taylor, Joanne
Rights holder(s): POORE, GARY

Type Data

Holotype, female, BMNH 1888:33.

Author(s): Taylor, Joanne
Rights holder(s): Baba, Keiji

Type locality

Philippines, off Sibago Island (off Zamboanga), 06º47´N, 122º28´E, 458 m.

Author(s): Taylor, Joanne
Rights holder(s): Baba, Keiji

Description

Size

Males, cl 7–38 mm; females cl 7.5–21 mm; ovigerous females cl 20–24 mm.

Author(s): Taylor, Joanne
Rights holder(s): POORE, GARY

Color

Unevenly orange over carapace and abdominal somites 1–4, abdominal somites 5, 6 and telson uncoloured; colour highlighted at the bases of abdominal spines and spines on pereopodal meri; narrow transverse orange bands at the ends of meri, carpi and propodi of pereopods 1–4. Based on WA specimen, NMV J55021.

Author(s): Taylor, Joanne
Rights holder(s): POORE, GARY

Ecology and Distribution

Distribution

Taiwan, Philippines to southern Western Australia; 22°N-24°S; 280–460 m (in Western Australia the species was not taken at stations targeting the 200 m, 800 m or deeper contours).

Author(s): Taylor, Joanne
Rights holder(s): POORE, GARY

Taxonomy

  • Munida incerta Henderson, 1888 (synonym)