Chiridota hydrothermica Smirnov & Gebruk, 2000
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Family:  Chiridotidae ()
Max. size:  26 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthic; marine; depth range 2000 - 2830 m
Distribution:  Central Pacific: Manus and North Fiji basins and East-Pacific Ridge.
Biology:  Opportunistic. Lives on different biotopes, e.g., gastropod and mussel beds, barnacle fields, rock cracks. Has the ability to switch between suspension- and deposit-feeding (Ref. 474).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. 123251)
Threat to humans: 
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