Raoulserenea ornata (Miers, 1880)
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Family:  Pseudosquillidae (pseudosquillid mantis shrimps)
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Environment:  reef-associated; marine; depth range 0 - 31 m
Distribution:  Indo-Pacific.
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Biology:  Minimum depth from Ref. 96667. Found in coral reefs under boulders or among live corals (Ref. 3099); and on reef flats and shallow waters up to a depth of 31 m (Ref. 80410). Some members of the order Stomatopoda pair for life and some come together only to mate. Males produce sperm ducts rather than spermatophores; females can brood a maximum of 50,000 eggs. Life cycle: Eggs hatch to a planktonic zoea which lasts for 3 months (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Pan-Saniano, Marianne - 11.04.07
Modified by: Sorongon-Yap, Patricia - 03.12.14

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