Paguristes ortmanni Miyake, 1978
Ortmann's hermit crab
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Family:  Diogenidae (left-handed hermit crabs)
Max. size:  1.27 cm CL (male/unsexed); 1.08 cm CL (female)
Environment:  benthic; marine; depth range 2 - 210 m
Distribution:  Western Pacific: New Caledonia, Korea and Japan.
Biology:  Intertidal to 210 m deep (Ref. 116484), on stony-pebbly bottoms. Inhabits gastropod shells (Ref. 8193).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. 123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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