Heteromesus calcar Cunha & Wilson, 2006
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Family:  Ischnomesidae ()
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Environment:  benthic; marine; depth range 1675 - 1712 m
Distribution:  Northern Atlantic: Mid-Atlantic Ridge.
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Depth range based on locality (Ref. 3113); to be replaced with a better reference. Inhabits hydrothermal sulphide deposits, sulphide rubble and volcanic rocks, close to active hydrothermal chimneys (Ref. 7379).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. 123251)
Threat to humans: 
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Entered by: Pan-Saniano, Marianne - 09.03.07
Modified by: Polido, Rubyann Robelle - 19.11.20

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