Munidopsis bracteosa

Author: Jones and MacPherson, 2007


General: White; species in this genus are difficult to distinguish on video.

Geographic Information

Ocean range (global): Known from the Mendicino Fracture Zone and Monterey Canyon.

Habitat description: Benthic.

Additional Information

Consulting taxonomist: Adriana Gaytan-Caballero, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico.

Taxonomist assessment: Verified from samples on D305 at 3219 m depth.


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National Center for Biotechnology Information

Jones, W.J. and E. Macpherson (2007). Molecular phylogeny of the East Pacific Squat Lobsters of the genus Munidopsis (Decapoda: Galatheidae) with the descriptions of seven new species. Journal of Crustacean Biology, 27: 477-501.

Citation: Munidopsis bracteosa (Jones and MacPherson, 2007) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2023-12-10.
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