Bathynomus keablei Lowry & Dempsey, 2006
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Family:  Cirolanidae ()
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Environment:  demersal; marine; depth range 1353 - 1353 m
Distribution:  Indian Ocean: India, Sri Lanka and Myanmar.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Depth range based on type locality (Ref. 7976); to be replaced with a better reference. Bathyal (Ref. 7976). 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. (119314)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Pan-Saniano, Marianne - 03.08.07

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