Leucon mediterraneus Sars, 1878
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Family:  Leuconidae ()
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Environment:  demersal; marine
Distribution:  Endemic to the Mediterranean Sea.
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Biology:  Members of the order Cumacea are gonochoric and sexually dimorphic. Spawning is characterized by nocturnal swarming behavior. Females brood the eggs in the marsupium where they molt, become mancas and leave (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
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Entered by: Sorongon-Yap, Patricia - 28.09.07
Modified by: Garcia, Mark Anthony - 24.02.11

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