Ophiuroidea | Ophiurida
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Reef-associated; depth range 1 - 221 m (Ref. 83942). Tropical
Western Central Atlantic: Belize, Costa Rica and Panama.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
This is an intertidal and subtidal species found in rocky bottoms, seagrass beds and coral reefs (Ref. 83942), specifically on corals Porites and Madracis, and rubble (Ref. 86568). The mode of reproduction is lecithotrophic larvae (Ref. 86568).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
The mode of reproduction is lecithotrophic larvae.
Hendler, G. and D.L. Pawson. 2000. (Ref. 86570)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 20.5 - 27.5, mean 24.8 (based on 165 cells).