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Weltneria exargilla   Newman, 1974

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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Maxillopoda | Pygophora | Lithoglyptidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Hansson, H.G. 1998. (Ref. 1064)

Size / Weight / Age

Environment

Demersal; depth range 1500 - 1500 m (Ref. 1064)

Climate / Range

Temperate

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Northeast Atlantic: Bay of Biscay.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Members of the superorder Acrothoracica are gonochoric and sexually dimorphic, males are smaller in size. Eggs are brooded in the mantle cavity. Life cycle: Eggs hatch into nauplii which are released into the water when they reach the cypris stage, they then find a suitable substratum afterwhich females metamorphose into adults while the males kept attach to the females before they metamorphose into adults (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless

Human uses


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