Nuda | Beroida
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Pelagic; depth range 0 - 1719 m (Ref. 108074). Subtropical
Indo-West Pacific, Western Atlantic, and the Mediterranean.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 11.5 cm H male/unsexed; (Ref. 1610)
Found on bay and nearshore, outer continental shelf and slope (Ref. 116106). Ctenophores are carnivores (Ref. 833). Feeds on other planktivorous comb jellies and Mnemiopsis leidyi (Ref. 64473). Members of the phylum Ctenophora are hermaphroditic. Life cycle: Eggs develop into planktonic juveniles called cydippid and later gradually adopt the form of adults (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the phylum Ctenophora are hermaphroditic. Life cycle: Eggs develop into planktonic juveniles called cydippid and later gradually adopt the form of adults.
Hernandez-Nicaise, M.L., G.O. Mackie and R.W. Meech. 1980. (Ref. 1096)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 119314)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 0.6 - 12.5, mean 3.5 (based on 1306 cells).
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)