Campylaspis johnstoni Hale, 1937
photo by Arntz, Wolf E.

Family:  Nannastacidae ()
Max. size: 
Environment:  benthic; marine; depth range 193 - 4402 m
Distribution:  Southwest Atlantic, Northeast Atlantic and Antarctic.
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)
Threat to humans: 
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Entered by: SeaLifeBase Team, - 28.09.07
Modified by: Bato-David, Elizabeth - 29.04.13

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