Gymnolaemata | Cheilostomata
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 0 - 151 m (Ref. 86508). Tropical
Indo-Pacific and Western Central Atlantic. Tropical and subtropical.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Depth range reported from Colombia. It encrusts littoral algae like red algae and brown laminarial algae (Ref. 87801). Pseudopelagic on floating substrata (Ref. 116066). Members of the phylum Bryozoa are hermaphroditic. Both fertilization and egg brooding may either be internal or external (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the phylum Bryozoa are hermaphroditic. Both fertilization and egg brooding may either be internal or external.
Montoya-Cadavid, E., P. Flórez-Romero and J.E. Winston. 2007. (Ref. 86508)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 14.8 - 27.8, mean 24.1 (based on 520 cells).