Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Periclimenes rathbunae

Photo: Charles Fransen

Classification

Periclimenes [genus] (13)
rathbunae [species]

Classification

Periclimenes [genus] (13)
rathbunae [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Bonaire
  • Curaçao
  • Sint Maarten
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Bonaire
  • Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
  • Indigenous (1) - Sint Maarten

  • Publications

    • Brinkmann, B.W., Fransen, C.H.J.M. 2016. Identification of a new stony coral host for the anemone shrimp Periclimenes rathbunae Schmitt, 1924 with notes on the host-use pattern. Contributions to Zoology 85(4): 437-456.
    • Chace, F.A. 1972. The shrimps of the Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expeditions with a summary of the West Indian Shallow-water species (Crustacea: Decapoda: Natantia). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology. 98: 1-179.
    • Criales, M.M. 1980. Commensal caridean shrimps of octocorallia and antipatharia in Curaçao and Bonaire, with description of a new species of Neopontonides. Studies on the fauna of Curaçao, Aruba, Bonaire and the Venezuelan Islands 61: 68-85.
    • Legall, N., Poupin, J. 2017. CRUSTA: Database of Crustacea (Decapoda and Stomatopoda), with special interest for those collected in French overseas territories. [link]
    • Poupin, J. 2018. Les crustacés décapodes des Petites Antilles, avec de nouvelles observations pour Saint Martin, la Guadeloupe, la Martinique. 261. Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris.
    • Schmitt, W.L. 1924. The Macruran, Anomuran and Stomatopod Crustacea. Bijdragen tot de kennis der fauna van Curaçao 23: 61-82.
    • Schmitt, W.L. 1936. Zoologische Ergebnisse einer Reise nach Bonaire, Curaçao und Aruba im Jahre 1930. 16. Macruran and Anomuran Crustacea from Bonaire, Curaçao and Aruba. Zoologische Jahrbücher. Abteilung für Systematik, Ökologie und Geographie der Tiere 67(5-6): 363-378.