Adagnesia antarctica Kott, 1969
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Family:  Agneziidae ()
Max. size:  1 cm H (male/unsexed)
Environment:  sessile; marine; depth range 86 - 412 m
Distribution:  Southwest Pacific: New Zealand, Macquarie Island and Antarctica.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Maximum depth from Ref. 3651. Members of the class Ascidiacea are hermaphroditic; both cross- and self-fertilization is typical. Life cycle: Eggs develop into lecithotrophic larva before metamorphosing into benthic adults (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans: 
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Entered by: Sorongon-Yap, Patricia - 11.12.05
Modified by: Sorongon-Yap, Patricia - 12.01.12

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