Plesionika sanctaecatalinae

Author: Wicksten, 2011


General: Body scarlet; rostrum thin and longer than antennular scales; golden eyes; pereopods 3 to 5 long and thread-like.

Size: To 70 mm-75 mm (total length).

Geographic Information

Published depth range: 500 - 4000 m

Habitat description: Pelagic.

Ocean range (global): Santa Barbara Island, California, to Peru.

Additional Information


Encyclopedia of Life

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World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Wicksten, M.K. (2011). Decopod Crustacea of the Californian and Oregonian Zoogeographic Provinces. eScholarsip.

Citation: Plesionika sanctaecatalinae (Wicksten, 2011) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-08-18.
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