Hydrozoa | Leptothecata
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Epiphytic; depth range 5 - 25 m (Ref. 98609). Subtropical
Eastern Indian Ocean and Southwest Pacific: From south Australian coastline to warmer subtropical central east coast of Australia.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Members of the order Leptothecata include L-form hydroids. Life cycle: The zygote develops into planula and later into polyp then into free-swimming medusa (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Leptothecata include L-form hydroids. Life cycle: The zygote develops into planula and later into polyp then into free-swimming medusa.
Bouillon, J., C. Gravili, F. Pagès, J.-M. Gili and F. Boero. 2006. (Ref. 8278)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 17.7 - 26.5, mean 23.8 (based on 319 cells).