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Alpheus crockeri (Armstrong, 1941)

Crangon crockeri Armstrong, 1941:8, figs. 2,3.

Alpheus crockeri.—Crosnier and Forest,1966:225, figs. 4,5.

MATERIAL.—Other Collections: Jourdan (1976), English Bay: 1 ovig. female [7.8].

SIZE.—Carapace length of single ovigerous female,7.8 mm.

HABITAT.—Found under a rock in 6 meters.

DISTRIBUTION.—Known previously from the islands of São Tomé and Annobon in the eastern Atlantic and from Reunion Island to Hawaii in the Indo-West Pacific; now from Ascension Island in the central Atlantic.
bibliographic citation
Manning, Raymond B. and Chace, Fenner Albert, Jr. 1990. "Decapod and stomatopod crustaceans from Ascension Island, south Atlantic Ocean." Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. 1-91. https://doi.org/10.5479/si.00810282.503