Scruparia ambigua (d'Orbigny, 1847)
Scruparia ambigua
photo by Ulman, Aylin

Family:  Scrupariidae ()
Max. size: 
Environment:  sessile; marine; depth range 9 - 52 m
Distribution:  Western Atlantic, Southern Pacific and the Mediterranean Sea: Temperate and subtropical.
Biology:  Depth range from Isles of Scilly record (Ref. 1442); to be replaced with a better reference. Found on Laminaria holdfast, rocks and coarse sand (Ref. 1442). This is a suspension feeder (Ref. 3477).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. 123251)
Threat to humans: 
Country info:   

Entered by: Bailly, Nicolas - 11.12.05
Modified by: Sorongon-Yap, Patricia - 16.02.11

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