Fustiaria rubescens (Deshayes, 1825)
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Family:  Fustiariidae ()
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Environment:  benthic; marine; depth range 4 - 618 m
Distribution:  Eastern Atlantic and the Mediterranean: Europe, North Africa. Subtropical to polar climates.
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Biology:  Inhabits muddy bottoms (Ref. 2780). Members of the class Scaphopoda are gonochoric. Fertilization occurs in the mantle cavity. Life cycle: Eggs hatch into free-swimming lecithotrophic trochophore larvae, succeeded by shelled veligers (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
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Entered by: Conejar - Espedido, Jeniffer - 17.10.06
Modified by: Polido, Rubyann Robelle - 11.10.18

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