Cephalochordata | Not assigned
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Sessile; depth range 10 - 20 m (Ref. 100397). Tropical
Indo-West Pacific: East Africa.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 2.6 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 1478)
Depth range based on occurrence records (Refs. 100397, 100399); to be replaced with a better reference. Coral sand (Ref. 1485). Members of the class Cephalochordata are gonochoric. Life cycle: Eggs develop into planktotrophic larva and later on to benthic adults (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the class Cephalochordata are gonochoric. Life cycle: Eggs develop into planktotrophic larva and later on to benthic adults.
Richardson, B.J. and A.M. McKenzie. 1994. (Ref. 1478)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 16.3 - 27, mean 24.2 (based on 600 cells).
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)