Gastropoda | Not assigned
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 0 - 0 m (Ref. 83435). Tropical; 26°N - 9°N, 97°E - 60°E (Ref. 83435)
Western Central Atlantic: Belize, Panama and Jamaica and North America.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 2.0 cm DL male/unsexed; (Ref. 83435)
Known from cienaga facies, coral reefs, mangroves, offshore areas, on sandy substrates (Ref. 83934). Found on rocky intertidal and hard subtstrates (Ref. 109264).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Patellogastropoda are mostly gonochoric and broadcast spawners. Life cycle: Embryos develop into planktonic trocophore larvae and later into juvenile veligers before becoming fully grown adults.
Nakano, T. and T. Ozawa. 2007. (Ref. 3436)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models