BIOTIC Species Information for Galathea spp.
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Researched byDan Bayley
Refereed byThis information is not refereed.
Distribution and Habitat
Distribution in Britain & IrelandAll Great Britain
Global distributionMediterranean to Scandinavia.
Biogeographic range Depth range10 - 600 m dependent on species.
Migratory   
Distribution Additional InformationGalathea nexa uncommon and restricted to south and west coasts of the Britsish Isles.

Substratum preferences Physiographic preferences
Biological zone Wave exposure
Tidal stream strength/Water flow Salinity
Habitat Preferences Additional Information
Distribution References Hayward & Ryland, 1995b, Bull, 1937,
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