Paradoxa confirmata Fernandes & Rolan, 1990
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Family:  Buccinidae (whelks)
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Environment:  demersal; marine
Distribution:  Eastern Central Atlantic: Sao Tomé and Principe.
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Biology:  Members of the order Neogastropoda are mostly gonochoric and broadcast spawners. Life cycle: Embryos develop into planktonic trocophore larvae and later into juvenile veligers before becoming fully grown adults (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status: Data deficient (DD); Date assessed: 01 August 1996 Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Sorongon-Yap, Patricia - 20.07.07

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