Bedeva blosvillei (Deshayes, 1832)
Bedeva blosvillei
photo by Coltro, Marcus

Family:  Muricidae (purpuras, murex and rock shells)
Max. size:  6 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthic; marine
Distribution:  Western Central Pacific: Philippines.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Length based on occurence record; to be replaced with better reference. Members of the order Neogastropoda are mostly gonochoric and broadcast spawners. Life cycle: Embryos develop into planktonic trocophore larvae and later into juvenile veligers before becoming fully grown adults (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (119314)
Threat to humans: 
Country info:   
 

Entered by: Dar, Christine - 12.10.07
Modified by: Bato-David, Elizabeth - 05.03.13

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