Gastropoda | Littorinimorpha
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; brackish; depth range 0 - 22 m (Ref. 100692). Tropical; 26°N - 36°S, 24°E - 167°W
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Depth range is based on occurrence in Papua New Guinea (Ref. 100692); to be replaced with a better reference. It is found on the upper foliage and trunk (Ref. 112937) of mangroves R. apiculata, R. mucronata, A. alba, A. marina, S. griffithii, S. alba, L. racemosa, C. decandra, C. tagal, B. cylindrical, X. granatum, A. rontundifolia and the palm Nypa fruticans (Ref. 110211).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Neotaenioglossa are mostly gonochoric and broadcast spawners. Life cycle: Embryos develop into planktonic trocophore larvae and later into juvenile veligers before becoming fully grown adults.
Smith, B.D. 2003. (Ref. 3116)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 26.7 - 29.3, mean 28.7 (based on 2431 cells).