Paguristes weddelli (Milne Edwards, 1848)
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Family:  Diogenidae (left-handed hermit crabs)
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Environment:  benthic; marine
Distribution:  Southeast Pacific: Chile.
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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. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Sorongon-Yap, Patricia - 07.01.13

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