Hexactinellida | Aulocalycoida
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Sessile; depth range ? - 950 m (Ref. 106682). Subtropical
Southwest Pacific: New Zealand and Kermadec Island.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Found on the upper slope, in volcanic mud (Ref. 106682).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the class Hexactinellida are hermaphroditic. Life cycle: The zygote develops into trichimella larva (free-swimming) before settling down on a substrate where it grows into a young sponge.
Schulze, F.E. 1887. (Ref. 89246)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 127697)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models