Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Arthropoda
Subphylum
Crustacea
Class
Malacostraca
Order
Decapoda
Suborder
Pleocyemata
Family
Galatheidae
Genus
Munida
Species
microphthalma
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
195 meters
Max Depth
2165 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Greenl, Virginia, Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea–Brazil, east Atlantic Ocean
Habitat-Biology
  • benthic
  • outer continental shelf
  • slope
  • deep sea