Belaturricula turrita Dell, 1990
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Family:  Turridae (turrids)
Max. size:  7.3 cm DL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; marine; depth range 73 - 247 m
Distribution:  Antarctic Atlantic: South Georgia.
Biology:  Maximum depth from Ref. 100430. Depth ranges based on occurrence, to be replaced with a 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:  harmless
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Entered by: Tucker, John - 19.07.07
Modified by: Bato-David, Elizabeth - 21.06.16
Checked by: Rosenberg, Gary - 12.08.11

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