Type Oceanographic cruise
Set This cruise is part of the set TROPICAL DEEP-SEA BENTHOS
Ship Alis
Ship owner IRD
Dates 20/10/2004 - 08/11/2004
Chief scientist(s) RICHER DE FORGES Bertrand




(+687) 26 10 00

DOI 10.17600/4100090
Objective Exploration of the deep fauna of Indo-West Pacific: with special attention given to animal communities associated with sunken wood, and hard bottom, which had been insufficiently sampled during SALOMON 1.



Criscione Francesco, Hallan Anders, Puillandre Nicolas, Fedosov Alexander (2021). Where the snails have no name: a molecular phylogeny of Raphitomidae (Neogastropoda: Conoidea) uncovers vast unexplored diversity in the deep seas of temperate southern and eastern Australia. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 191(4), 961-1000.

Hallan Anders, Criscione Francesco, Fedosov Alexander, Puillandre Nicolas (2021). Few and far apart: integrative taxonomy of Australian species of Gladiobela and Pagodibela (Conoidea : Raphitomidae) reveals patterns of wide distributions and low abundance. Invertebrate Systematics, 35(2), 181-202.

Zaharias Paul, Kantor Yuri, I, Fedosov Alexander E., Criscione Francesco, Hallan Anders, Kano Yasunori, Bardin Jeremie, Puillandre Nicolas (2020). Just the once will not hurt: DNA suggests species lumping over two oceans in deep-sea snails (Cryptogemma). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 190(2), 532-557. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Kantor Yuri I, Puillandre Nicolas, Bouchet Philippe (2020). The challenge of integrative taxonomy of rare, deep-water gastropods: the genus Exilia (Neogastropoda: Turbinelloidea: Ptychatractidae). Journal Of Molluscan Studies, 86(2), 120-138.

Fedosov Alexander E., Malcolm Gavin, Terryn Yves, Gorson Juliette, Modica Maria Vittoria, Holford Mande, Puillandre Nicolas (2019). Phylogenetic classification of the family Terebridae (Neogastropoda: Conoidea). Journal Of Molluscan Studies, 85, 359-387. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Cunha Tauana Junqueira, Lemer Sarah, Bouchet Philippe, Kano Yasunori, Giribet Gonzalo (2019). Putting keyhole limpets on the map: phylogeny and biogeography of the globally distributed marine family Fissurellidae (Vetigastropoda, Mollusca). Molecular Phylogenetics And Evolution, 135, 249-269.

Strong Ellen, Puillandre Nicolas, Beu Alan, Castelin Magalie, Bouchet Philippe (2019). Frogs and tuns and tritons - A molecular phylogeny and revised family classification of the predatory gastropod superfamily Tonnoidea (Caenogastropoda). Molecular Phylogenetics And Evolution, 130, 18-34.

Kantor Yuri I., Fedosov Alexander E., Snyder Martin Avery, Bouchet Philippe (2018). Pseudolatirus Bellardi, 1884 revisited, with the description of two new genera and five new species (Neogastropoda: Fasciolariidae). European Journal Of Taxonomy, 433, 1-57. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Lemaitre Rafael, Listyo Rahayu Dwi, Komai Tomoyuki (2018). A revision of "blanket-hermit crabs" of the genus Paguropsis Henderson, 1888, with the description of a new genus and five new species (Crustacea, Anomura, Diogenidae). Zookeys, (752), 17-97. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Poore Gary C. B., Dworschak Peter C. (2018). The Eiconaxius cristagalli species complex (Decapoda, Axiidea, Axiidae). Memoirs of Museum Victoria, 77, 105-120. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Toullec Jean-Yves, Corre Erwan, Mandon Perrine, Gonzalez-Aravena Marcelo, Ollivaux Celine, Lee Chi-Ying (2017). Characterization of the neuropeptidome of a Southern Ocean decapod, the Antarctic shrimp Chorismus antarcticus: Focusing on a new decapod ITP-like peptide belonging to the CHH peptide family. General And Comparative Endocrinology, 252, 60-78.

Kantor Yu. I., Fedosov A. E., Puillandre N., Bonillo C., Bouchet P. (2017). Returning to the roots: morphology, molecular phylogeny and classification of the Olivoidea (Gastropoda: Neogastropoda). Zoological Journal Of The Linnean Society, 180(3), 493-541. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Puillandre Nicolas, Tenorio Manuel J. (2017). A question of rank: DNA sequences and radula characters reveal a new genus of cone snails (Gastropoda: Conidae). Journal Of Molluscan Studies, 83(2), 200-210. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Sumner-Rooney Lauren, Sigwart Julia D., McAfee Jenny, Smith Lisa, Williams Suzanne T. (2016). Repeated eye reduction events reveal multiple pathways to degeneration in a family of marine snails. Evolution, 70(10), 2268-2295.

Fedosov Alexander, Puillandre Nicolas, Kantor Yuri, Bouchet Philippe (2015). Phylogeny and systematics of mitriform gastropods (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Neogastropoda). Zoological Journal Of The Linnean Society, 175(2), 336-359. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Pante Eric, France Scott C., Gey Delphine, Cruaud Corinne, Samadi Sarah (2015). An inter-ocean comparison of coral endemism on seamounts: the case of Chrysogorgia. Journal Of Biogeography, 42(10), 1907-1918.

Cravatte Sophie, Kestenare Elodie, Eldin Gerard, Ganachaud Alexandre, Lefevre Jerome, Marin Frederic, Menkes Christophe, Aucan Jerome (2015). Regional circulation around New Caledonia from two decades of observations. Journal Of Marine Systems, 148, 249-271.

Taylor John D., Glover Emily A., Williams Suzanne T. (2014). Diversification of chemosymbiotic bivalves: origins and relationships of deeper water Lucinidae. Biological Journal Of The Linnean Society, 111(2), 401-420. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Castelin M., Lorion J., Brisset J., Cruaud C., Maestrati P., Utge J., Samadi Sarah (2012). Speciation patterns in gastropods with long-lived larvae from deep-sea seamounts. Molecular Ecology, 21(19), 4828-4853.

Cabezas Patricia, Sanmartin Isabel, Paulay Gustav, Macpherson Enrique, Machordom Annie (2012). Deep under the sea : unraveling the evolutionary history of the deep-sea squat lobster paramunida (Decapoda, munididae). Evolution, 66(6), 1878-1896.

Puillandre N., Modica M. V., Zhang Y., Sirovich L., Boisselier M. -C., Cruaud C., Holford M., Samadi Sarah (2012). Large-scale species delimitation method for hyperdiverse groups. Molecular Ecology, 21(11), 2671-2691.

Puillandre N., Bouchet P., Boisselier-Dubayle M. -C., Brisset J., Buge B., Castelin M., Chagnoux S., Christophe Thomas, Corbari L., Lambourdiere J., Lozouet Pierre, Marani G., Rivasseau A., Silva N., Terryn Y., Tillier S., Utge J., Samadi Sarah (2012). New taxonomy and old collections: integrating DNA barcoding into the collection curation process. Molecular Ecology Resources, 12(3), 396-402.

Ho H. -C., Seret Bernard, Shao K. -T. (2011). Records of anglerfishes (Lophiiformes: Lophiidae) from the western South Pacific Ocean, with descriptions of two new species. Journal Of Fish Biology, 79(7), 1722-1745.

Puillandre N., Kantor Yu. I., Sysoev A., Couloux A., Meyer C., Rawlings T., Todd J. A., Bouchet P. (2011). The dragon tamed? A molecular phylogeny of the Conoidea (Gastropoda). Journal Of Molluscan Studies, 77, 259-272. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Yearsley Jon M., Sigwart Julia D. (2011). Larval Transport Modeling of Deep-Sea Invertebrates Can Aid the Search for Undiscovered Populations. Plos One, 6(8), e23063 (10p.). Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Bouchet P., Kantor Yu. I., Sysoev A., Puillandre N. (2011). A new operational classification of the Conoidea (Gastropoda). Journal Of Molluscan Studies, 77, 273-308. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Puillandre Nicolas, Meyer Christopher P., Bouchet Philippe, Olivera Baldomero M. (2011). Genetic divergence and geographical variation in the deep-water Conus orbignyi complex (Mollusca: Conoidea). Zoologica Scripta, 40(4), 350-363. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Modica Maria Vittoria, Bouchet Philippe, Cruaud Corinne, Utge Jose, Oliverio Marco (2011). Molecular phylogeny of the nutmeg shells (Neogastropoda, Cancellariidae). Molecular Phylogenetics And Evolution, 59(3), 685-697.

Puillandre Nicolas, Macpherson Enrique, Lambourdiere Josie, Cruaud Corinne, Boisselier-Dubayle Marie-Catherine, Samadi Sarah (2011). Barcoding type specimens helps to identify synonyms and an unnamed new species in Eumunida Smith, 1883 (Decapoda : Eumunididae). Invertebrate Systematics, 25(4), 322-333.

Temkin Ilya (2010). Molecular phylogeny of pearl oysters and their relatives (Mollusca, Bivalvia, Pterioidea). Bmc Evolutionary Biology, 10(342), 1-28. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Lorion Julien, Buge Barbara, Cruaud Corinne, Samadi Sarah (2010). New insights into diversity and evolution of deep-sea Mytilidae (Mollusca: Bivalvia). Molecular Phylogenetics And Evolution, 57(1), 71-83.

Macpherson Enrique, Richer De Forges Bertrand, Schnabel Kareen, Samadi Sarah, Boisselier Marie-Catherine, Garcia-Rubies Antoni (2010). Biogeography of the deep-sea galatheid squat lobsters of the Pacific Ocean. Deep-sea Research Part I-oceanographic Research Papers, 57(2), 228-238.

Puillandre Nicolas, Cruaud C., Kantor Yu. I. (2010). Cryptic species in Gemmuloborsonia (Gastropoda: Conoidea). Journal Of Molluscan Studies, 76, 11-23.

Scarabino Victor, Scarabino Fabrizio (2010). A new genus and thirteen new species of Scaphopoda (Mollusca) from the tropical Pacific Ocean. Zoosystema, 32(3), 409-423.

Puillandre Nicolas, Sysoev Alexander V., Olivera Baldomero M., Couloux Arnaud, Bouchet Philippe (2010). Loss of planktotrophy and speciation: geographical fragmentation in the deep-water gastropod genus Bathytoma (Gastropoda, Conoidea) in the western Pacific. Systematics And Biodiversity, 8(3), 371-394.

Tavares Marcos, Cleva Régis (2010). Trichopeltariidae (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura), a new family and superfamily of eubrachyuran crabs with description of one new genus and five new species. Papéis Avulsos de Zoologia (São Paulo), 50(9), 97-157.

Sigwart Julia D., Schwabe Enrico, Saito Hiroshi, Samadi Sarah, Giribet Gonzalo (2010). Evolution in the deep sea: a combined analysis of the earliest diverging living chitons (Mollusca: Polyplacophora: Lepidopleurida). Invertebrate Systematics, 24(6), 560-572.

Sigwart Julia D. (2009). Morphological cladistic analysis as a model for character evaluation in primitive living chitons (Polyplacophora, Lepidopleurina). American Malacological Bulletin, 27(1-2), 95-104.

Cabezas Patricia, Macpherson Enrique, Machordom Annie (2009). Morphological and molecular description of new species of squat lobster (Crustacea: Decapoda: Galatheidae) from the Solomon and Fiji Islands (South-West Pacific). Zoological Journal Of The Linnean Society, 156(3), 465-493. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Puillandre Nicolas, Baylac Michel, Boisselier Marie-Catherine, Cruaud Corinne, Samadi Sarah (2009). An integrative approach to species delimitation in Benthomangelia (Mollusca: Conoidea). Biological Journal Of The Linnean Society, 96(3), 696-708. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Sigwart Julia D. (2009). The deep-sea chiton Nierstraszella (Mollusca: Polyplacophora: Lepidopleurida) in the Indo-West Pacific: taxonomy, morphology and a bizarre ectosymbiont. Journal Of Natural History, 43(7-8), 447-468.

Holford Mande, Puillandre Nicolas, Terryn Yves, Cruaud Corinne, Olivera Baldomero, Bouchet Philippe (2009). Evolution of the Toxoglossa Venom Apparatus as Inferred by Molecular Phylogeny of the Terebridae. Molecular Biology And Evolution, 26(1), 15-25. Publisher's official version : , Open Access version :

Puillandre Nicolas, Samadi Sarah, Boisselier Marie-Catherine, Sysoev Alexander, Kantor Yu. I., Cruaud Corinne, Couloux Arnaud, Bouchet Philippe (2008). Starting to unravel the toxoglossan knot: Molecular phylogeny of the "turrids" (Neogastropoda : Conoidea). Molecular Phylogenetics And Evolution, 47(3), 1122-1134.

Cabezas Patricia, Macpherson Enrique, Machordom Annie (2008). A new genus of squat lobster (decapoda : anomura : galatheidae) from the south West Pacific and Indian ocean inferred from morphological and molecular evidence. Journal Of Crustacean Biology, 28(1), 68-75.

Kano Yasunori (2008). Vetigastropod phylogeny and a new concept of Seguenzioidea: independent evolution of copulatory organs in the deep-sea habitats. Zoologica Scripta, 37(1), 1-21.

Passos Flavio Dias, De Lima Curi Meserani Georgeana, Gros Olivier (2007). Structural and ultrastructural analysis of the gills in the bacterial-bearing species Thyasira falklandica (Bivalvia, Mollusca). Zoomorphology, 126(3), 153-162.

Samadi Sarah, Quemere Erwan, Lorion Julien, Tillier Annie, Von Cosel Rudo, Lopez Philippe, Cruaud Corinne, Couloux Arnaud, Boisselier-Dubayle Marie-Catherine (2007). Molecular phylogeny in mytilids supports the wooden steps to deep-sea vents hypothesis. Comptes Rendus Biologies, 330(5), 446-456.

Li Xinzheng, Bruce Alexander J. (2006). Further Indo-West Pacific palaemonoid shrimps (Crustacea : Decapoda : Palaemonoidea), principally from the New Caledonian region. Journal Of Natural History, 40(11-12), 611-738.

References of Articles published in other Periodicals or Scientific Works acclaimed in the Field

Sigwart Julia D., Sirenko Boris I. (2012). Deep-sea chitons from sunken wood in the West Pacific (Mollusca: Polyplacophora: Lepidopleurida): taxonomy, distribution, and seven new species. Zootaxa, (3195), 1-38.

Luque Angel A., Geiger Daniel L., Rolan Emilio (2011). A revision of the genus Satondella Bandel, 1998 (Gastropoda, Scissurellidae). Molluscan Research, 31(1), 1-14.

Bamber Roger N. (2011). The male of Ascorhynchus constrictus Stock, 1997 (Arthropoda: Pycnogonida), with further new records of deep-sea pycnogonids from New Caledonia, the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu. Zootaxa, (2787), 55-67.

Komai Tomoyuki (2011). Further Records of Deep-sea Shrimps of the Genus Glyphocrangon (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea: Glyphocrangonidae) from the Southwestern Pacific, with Descriptions of Two New Species. Species Diversity, 16, 113-135.

Cabezas Patricia, Macpherson Enrique, Machordom Annie (2010). Taxonomic revision of the genus Paramunida Baba, 1988 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Galatheidae): a morphological and molecular approach. Zootaxa, (2712), 1-60.

Castro Peter, Ng Peter K. L. (2010). Revision of the family Euryplacidae Stimpson, 1871 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Goneplacoidea). Zootaxa, (2375), 1-130.

Ho Hsuan-Ching, Seret Bernard, Shao Kwang-Tsao (2009). Redescription of Lophiodes infrabrunneus Smith and Radcliffe, 1912, a senior synonym of L-abdituspinus Ni, Wu and Li, 1990 (Lophiiformes: Lophiidae). Zootaxa, (2326), 62-68.

Vilvens Claude (2009). New species and new records of Calliostomatidae (Gastropoda: Trochoidea) from New Caledonia and Solomon Island. Novapex, 10(4), 125-163.

McLaughlin Patsy A., Lemaitre Rafael (2009). A new classification for the Pylochelidae (Decapoda: Anomura: Paguroidea) and descriptions of new taxa. Raffles Bulletin Of Zoology, (Suppl. 20), 159-231.

McLaughlin Patsy A., Lemaitre Rafael (2008). Larvae of two species of Trizocheles (Decapoda: Anomura: Paguroidea: Pylochelidae: Trizochelinae), description of the adult of one, and preliminary implications of development on pylochelid phylogeny. Zootaxa, (1911), 52-68.

Baba Keiji, Macpherson Enrique, Poore Gary C. B., Ahyong Shane T., Bermudez Adriana, Cabezas Patricia, Lin Chia-Wei, Nizinski Martha, Rodrigues Celso, Schnabel Kareen E. (2008). Catalogue of squat lobsters of the world (Crustacea: Decapoda: Anomura - families Chirostylidae, Galatheidae and Kiwaidae). Zootaxa, (1905), 1-220.

Scarabino Victor, Soares Caetano Carlos Henrique (2008). On the genus Heteroschismoides Ludbrook, 1960 (Scaphopoda: Gadilida: Entalinidae), with descriptions of two new species. Nautilus, 122(3), 171-177.

Komai Tomoyuki (2008). A world-wide review of species of the deep-water crangonid genus Parapontophilus Christoffersen, 1988 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Caridea), with descriptions of ten new species. Zoosystema, 30(2), 261-332.

Bouchet Philippe, Héros Virginie, Lozouet Pierre, Maestrati Philippe (2008). A quater-century of deep-sea malacological exploration in the South and West Pacific: Where do we stand? How far to go? Mémoires du Muséum national d'histoire naturelle, 25, 9-40.

Macpherson Enrique (2007). Species of the genus Munidopsis Whiteaves, 1784 from the Indian and Pacific Oceans and reestablishment of the genus Galacantha A. Milne-Edwards, 1880 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Galatheidae). Zootaxa, (1417), 1-135.

Galil Bella S. (2007). The deep-water Calappidae, Matutidae and Leucosiidae of the Solomon Islands, with a description of a new species of Euclosia Galil, 2003 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura). Zoosystema, 29(3), 555-563.

Castro Peter (2007). A reappraisal of the family Goneplacidae MacLeay, 1838 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Brachyura) and revision of the subfamily Goneplacinae, with the description of 10 new genera and 18 new species. Zoosystema, 29(4), 609-774.

Ngoc-Ho Nguyen (2006). Three species of Acanthaxius Sakai & de Saint Laurent, 1989, including two new to science, from the Solomon Islands and New Caledonia (Crustacea, Thalassinidea, Axiidae). Zootaxa, (1240), 57-68.

Cleva Régis, Crosnier Alain (2006). Heterocarpus tenuidentatus, a new species of shrimp from the Solomon Islands (Crustacea, Decapoda, Caridea, Pandalidae). Zootaxa, (1200), 61-68.

Snyder Martin Avery, Bouchet Philippe (2006). New species and new records of deep-water Fusolatirus (Neogastropoda : Fasciolariidae) from the West Pacific. Journal Of Conchology, 39(1), 1-12.

Tavares Marcos (2006). A new species of the crab genus Cosmonotus Adams & White in White, 1848 (Crustacea, podotremata, Raninidae) from the Indo-West Pacific Ocean. Zoosystema, 28(2), 533-537.

Macpherson Enrique, Baba Keiji (2006). New species and records of small galatheids (Crustacea, Decapoda, Galatheidae) from the southwest and central Pacific Ocean. Zoosystema, 28(2), 443-456.