Acantharctus posteli (Forest, 1963)
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Family:  Scyllaridae (slipper lobsters)
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Environment:  demersal; marine
Distribution:  Mediterranean Sea and Eastern Atlantic: European Waters to Congo.
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Biology:  Members of the order Decapoda are mostly gonochoric. Mating behavior: Precopulatory courtship ritual is common (through olfactory and tactile cues); usually indirect sperm transfer (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status: Data deficient (DD); Date assessed: 03 December 2009 Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans: 
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Entered by: Sorongon-Yap, Patricia - 11.12.05
Modified by: Sorongon-Yap, Patricia - 08.03.12

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