Sagittoidea | Aphragmophora
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Pelagic; depth range 100 - 800 m (Ref. 116105). Subtropical; 46°N - 2°S, 98°W - 30°E
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 2.0 cm BL male/unsexed; (Ref. 3682)
Deep sea. Mesoplanktonic (Ref. 116105).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the phylum Chaetognatha are hermaphroditic. Mating behavior: A preliminary visual signaling behavior for species recognition is observed to prevent predation. Life cycle: Eggs directly develop into miniature adults (hatchlings).
Pierrot-Bultz, A. 2004. (Ref. 3682)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)