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Vultocinus anfractus Ng & Manuel-Santos, 2007 (Decapoda, Brachyura, Vultocinidae): a new record for New Caledonia, with notes on female characters

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[The unusual goneplacoid crab, Vultocinus anfractus Ng & Manuel-Santos, 2007, the only member of the family Vultocinidae, is recorded from New Caledonia for the first time. The species, previously known only on the basis of males from the Philippines and Vanuatu, is now also represented by females. The female characters of the species are described and intraspecific variation is discussed. Le Goneplacoidea inhabituel, Vultocinus anfractus Ng & Manuel-Santos, 2007, seul représentant de la famille des Vultocinidae est découvert pour la première fois en Nouvelle-Calédonie. La connaissance de cette espèce, décrite d'après des specimens males uniquement, des Philippines et de Vanuatu, se complète par la description de specimens femelles. Les caractères femelles sont décrits et les variations intraspécifiques commentées., The unusual goneplacoid crab, Vultocinus anfractus Ng & Manuel-Santos, 2007, the only member of the family Vultocinidae, is recorded from New Caledonia for the first time. The species, previously known only on the basis of males from the Philippines and Vanuatu, is now also represented by females. The female characters of the species are described and intraspecific variation is discussed. Le Goneplacoidea inhabituel, Vultocinus anfractus Ng & Manuel-Santos, 2007, seul représentant de la famille des Vultocinidae est découvert pour la première fois en Nouvelle-Calédonie. La connaissance de cette espèce, décrite d'après des specimens males uniquement, des Philippines et de Vanuatu, se complète par la description de specimens femelles. Les caractères femelles sont décrits et les variations intraspécifiques commentées.]

Affiliations: 1: Tropical Marine Science Institute and Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore, Kent Ridge, Singapore 119260, Republic of Singapore; 2: Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, BPA5, Nouméa cedex, New Caledonia

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