Favartia rosamiae (D'Arttilio & Myers, 1985)
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Family:  Muricidae (purpuras, murex and rock shells)
Max. size:  2 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthic; marine; depth range 32 - 38 m
Distribution:  Western Pacific.
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. (120744)
Threat to humans: 
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Entered by: Dar, Christine - 12.10.07
Modified by: Polido, Rubyann Robelle - 03.03.15

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