Hydrozoa | Leptothecata
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Pelagic. Subtropical; 13°C - 22°C
Southeast Atlantic and Eastern Pacific.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 17.5 cm WD male/unsexed; (Ref. 2992)
Usually found offshore in waters deeper than 150 m (Ref. 3292). Members of the order Leptothecata include L-form hydroids. Life cycle: The zygote develops into planula and later into polyp then into free-swimming medusa (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Leptothecata include L-form hydroids. Life cycle: The zygote develops into planula and later into polyp then into free-swimming medusa.
Dawson, M.N. 2004. (Ref. 3017)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
Low vulnerability (15 of 100)