Isopontonia platycheles Bruce, 1982
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Family:  Palaemonidae (palaemonid shrimps)
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Environment:  pelagic; marine; depth range 0 - 6 m
Distribution:  Western Central Pacific: Only known from New Caledonia.
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Biology:  Members of the order Decapoda are mostly gonochoric. Mating behavior: Precopulatory courtship ritual is common (through olfactory and tactile cues); usually indirect sperm transfer (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (119314)
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Entered by: Bailly, Nicolas - 11.12.05
Modified by: Polido, Rubyann Robelle - 23.02.15

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