Florideophyceae | Ceramiales
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Sessile; depth range 0 - 3 m (Ref. 87937). Subtropical
Southeast Pacific and the Mediterranean Sea.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 6.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. )
Tufts of filaments drawn upward; red in coloration; cylindrical main axes; dichotomous branching (Ref. 87937).
Known to occur on mediolittoral and upper infralittoral zone (Ref. 87937). Known to have trigenetic cycle with isomorphous form of gametophyte and tetrasporophyte (Ref. 87937).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Known to have trigenetic cycle with isomorphous form of gametophyte and tetrasporophyte (Ref. 87937).
Guiry, M.D. and G.M. Guiry. 2009. (Ref. 80701)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 6.3 - 15.1, mean 10 (based on 877 cells).