Gastropoda | Trochida
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Reef-associated; depth range 0 - 2 m (Ref. 83435). Tropical; 26°N - 10°N, 92°E - 64°E (Ref. 83435)
Western Central Atlantic.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 1.9 cm DL male/unsexed; (Ref. 83435)
This species is found in intertidal and offshore cienaga facies, and coral reefs, particularly on rocky and sandy habitats (Ref. 83934).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Archaeogastropoda are mostly gonochoric and broadcast spawners. Life cycle: Embryos develop into planktonic trocophore larvae and later into juvenile veligers before becoming fully grown adults.
Vittor, B.A. 2001. (Ref. 8431)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 26.4 - 28.2, mean 27.4 (based on 258 cells).