Pasiphaea americana Faxon, 1893
glass shrimp
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Family:  Pasiphaeidae (glass shrimps)
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Environment:  benthic; marine
Distribution:  Southeast Pacific: Easter Island and Salas y Gomez Island and Nazca Submarine Rise.
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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: Pan-Saniano, Marianne - 02.08.12

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