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Aglaophenia harpago colony
Aglaophenia harpago
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Aglaophenia harpago Schenck, 1965
Qawra, 7m depth
22/12/96
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Aglaopheniidae
Aglaophenia harpago was collected on a Posidonia oceanica leaf from a depth of 7m. It forms a small pinnate colony (usually around 1cm in height) and is considered a Mediterranean endemic species.

This specimen was identified and described in detail (p. 184/5 & Fig. 3g) in the following paper published (2013) by Soto Àngel and Peña Cantero.
Qawra, 7m depth
22/12/96