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Phoxichilidium femoratum   (Rathke, 1799)


Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Phoxichilidium femoratum   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification
Pycnogonida | Pantopoda | Phoxichilidiidae
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Main reference
King, P.E. 1973. (Ref. 12)
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Environment
Demersal

Climate / Range
Boreal

Distribution
Northeast Atlantic and Pacific Ocean.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Life Cycle: Each ball of eggs which male carries represents the entire brood of one female and some males have been observed carrying fourteen balls of eggs (Ref. 12). Coastal (Ref. 19). Feed on hosts: Tubularia larynx, Dynamena pumila, Tubularia, Eudendrium, Clava, Syncoryne, Coryne and Bougainvillea (Ref. 223, 224, 215, 205); Syncoryne eximia or Lucernaria sp.; seizes the stems of the hydroid using the apposition of the propodal sole spines and the terminal claws of the legs. Pieces are torn from the hydranth by the chelifores and transferred to the mouth where they are ingested (Ref. 12). Life Cycle: Each ball of eggs which male carries represents the entire brood of one female and some males have been observed carrying fourteen balls of eggs (Ref. 12).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




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