Gastropoda | Neritopsina
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 0 - 7 m (Ref. 100957). Subtropical
Indo-Pacific: East Africa to Clipperton and Easter Island.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 2.3 cm SHH male/unsexed; (Ref. 87884)
Found in intertidal reefs and boulders (Refs. 337, 75835). Living on rocks about half-tide mark, very rare (Ref. 88739).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Neritopsina 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
| FishSource | Sea Around Us
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 24.3 - 29.3, mean 28.2 (based on 1612 cells).