Gastropoda | Lepetellida
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Demersal. Subtropical; 29°S - 33°S, 179°W - 176°W
Southwest Pacific: Endemic to Kermadec.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Low tidal on algal-covered rock (Ref. 337). Living on rocks under a coral-like alga, plentiful (Ref. 88739).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Patellogastropoda are mostly gonochoric and broadcast spawners. Life cycle: Embryos develop into planktonic trocophore larvae and later into juvenile veligers before becoming fully grown adults.
Brook, F.J. 1998. (Ref. 337)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 126983)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates based on models