Haliotis dohrniana Dunker, 1863
Dohrn's abalone
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Family:  Haliotidae (abalones)
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Environment:  benthic; marine
Distribution:  Indo-West Pacific: Philippines, New Caledonia and Singapore.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Found on loose rocks and sand patches on drying reef (Ref. 101268). Also inhabits wave exposed rocky shores. Feeds on epilithic algae by grazing (Ref. 85382).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. 123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Dar, Christine - 23.02.10
Modified by: Sorongon-Yap, Patricia - 18.06.15

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