Articulata | Terebratulida
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 73 - 260 m (Ref. 2200). Temperate
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions
Northeast Atlantic and the Mediterranean.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Preferred substrate; pedicle attachment to rocks; gravel clasts; eurybathic; circalittoral-bathyal (Ref. 1885). Members of the phylum Brachiopoda are gonochoric. Eggs are shed into the water and fertilized at the time of spawning. Life cycle: Eggs develop into free-swimming larvae which later metamorphose into adult (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the phylum Brachiopoda are gonochoric. Eggs are shed into the water and fertilized at the time of spawning. Life cycle: Eggs develop into free-swimming larvae which later metamorphose into adult.
Emig, C.C. and M.A. Garcia-Carrascosa. 1991. (Ref. 2200)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 11 - 12, mean 11.3 (based on 16 cells).