Gastropoda | Cephalaspidea
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 1 - 12 m (Ref. 83435). Tropical
Indo-Pacific and Western Atlantic. Tropical to polar.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 2.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 844)
Assumed maximum length from Ref. 844. Maximum depth from Ref. 106682. Prefer rocky substrates (Ref. 844); crawls on the sand surface and is often found in rock pools (Ref. 866). Found on submergent vegetation (Ref. 109264). Members of the order Cephalaspidea are mostly simultaneous hermaphrodites (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Cephalaspidea are mostly simultaneous hermaphrodites.
Debelius, H. 2001. (Ref. 844)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 14.5 - 29.2, mean 27.6 (based on 3531 cells).
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)