Galacantha spinosa

Galacantha spinosa A. Milne Edwards, 1880

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Overview

Synonymy

Galacantha spinosa A. Milne Edwards, 1880: 53 (Dominica, 609 m). — A. Milne Edwards & Bouvier, 1897a: 56, pl. 4, figs 14–21 (Dominica, 609 m). — Macpherson, 2007: 19, fig. 8 (Caribbean Sea, off Colombia, 878–906 m).
Munidopsis spinosa. — Chace, 1942: 76 (N and S coasts of Cuba, 869–1007 m). — Takeda, 1983: 96, with fig. (off Surinam and French Guiana, 720–968 m). — Baba, 1988: 168, figs 67, 68 (off NE Borneo, 759 m). — Baba, 2005: 296 (key, synonymies).
Not Munidopsis spinosa. — Miyake, 1982: 144, pl. 48, fig. 4. —Baba, 1988: 168, figs 67, 68 (= G. subspinosa Macpherson, 2007).

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

Type Data

2 syntypes, MCZ 4739; MCZ 6337.

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

Type locality

Dominica, 609 m.

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

Ecology and Distribution

Distribution

Off Surinam and French Guiana, Borneo, Cuba, Caribbean Sea, off Columbia, Dominica and SW Australia.

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

Taxonomy

  • Munidopsis spinosa (A. Milne Edwards, 1880) (synonym)