Anopla | Paleonemertea
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Northeast Atlantic, Northwest Pacific, Arctic and the Mediterranean: Alaska to Japan and along the shores of northern Europe. Temperate to polar.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 15.2 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 930)
Common under stones or among Laminaria roots near low tide mark and below (Ref. 907) and under stones in muddy places where mud is black, slimy and foul (Ref. 930). Occurs at the low tide mark. Members of the phylum Nemertea are mostly gonochoric. Life cycle: Eggs hatch and develop into short-lived lecitotrophic larvae before metamorphosing into juveniles and further into adults (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the phylum Nemertea are mostly gonochoric. Life cycle: Eggs hatch and develop into short-lived lecitotrophic larvae before metamorphosing into juveniles and further into adults.
Hansson, H.G. 1998. (Ref. 878)
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 (10 of 100)