Abyssianira dentifrons Menzies, 1956
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Family:  Santiidae ()
Max. size: 
Environment:  demersal; marine; depth range 4588 - 5293 m
Distribution:  Atlantic Ocean.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Depth range based on locality (Ref. 3113); to be replaced with a better reference. Members of the order Isopoda are mostly gonochoric. Mating behavior: Mating usually occurs before and sometimes during the parturial molt. Sperm transfer is indirect. Life cycle: Eggs are brooded in the marsupium, which later hatch into manca postlarva before developing into adults (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans: 
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Entered by: Pan-Saniano, Marianne - 11.12.05
Modified by: Pan-Saniano, Marianne - 12.06.08

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