Hydrozoa | Leptothecata
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Sessile; depth range 0 - 100 m (Ref. 86643). Subtropical
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Minimum depth recorded from Belize (Ref. 87156) Colonial (Ref. 19). Known from caves and deeper coastal substrates (25- 100m) of the offshore fore-reef slope (Ref. 86643). found in Carrie Bow Cay, Belize, in reef crest on substrates composed of dead corals and gorgonians at a depth of 0.2 m. As with other hydroids, this species exhibits a pelagic medusiod stage (Ref. 87156). Reproduction occurs only in hydroid stage (Ref. 1663, p. 24).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Reproduction occurs only in hydroid stage (Ref. 1663, p. 24).
Migotto, A.E., A.C. Marques, A.C. Morandini and F.L. da Silveira. 2002. (Ref. 813)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 7.7 - 27.7, mean 24.1 (based on 646 cells).