Hydrozoa | Leptothecata
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 25 - 100 m (Ref. 86643). Subtropical
Northeast Pacific, Mediterranean and Western Central Atlantic: Spain and Bermuda.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Known from deeper coastal substrates (25- 100m) of the offshore fore-reef slope (Ref. 86643). Members of the order Leptothecata include L-form hydroids. Life cycle: The zygote develops into planula and later into polyp then into free-swimming medusa (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Leptothecata include L-form hydroids. Life cycle: The zygote develops into planula and later into polyp then into free-swimming medusa.
Medel, M.D. and P.J. LÃ³pez-GonzÃ¡lez. 1996. (Ref. 3327)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 13.3 - 19.2, mean 15.5 (based on 41 cells).