Articulata | Terebratulida
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 105 - 675 m (Ref. 99240). Subtropical
Indo-West Pacific and Southeast Atlantic: New Caledonia, Mozambique and South Africa.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Maximum depth from Ref. 102088. Found on muddy substrates (Ref. 59427). Filter-feeder (Ref. 68823).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the phylum Brachiopoda are gonochoric. Eggs are shed into the water and fertilized at the time of spawning. Life cycle: Eggs develop into free-swimming larvae which later metamorphose into adult.
Hiller, N. 1994. (Ref. 2170)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 11.5 - 20.9, mean 15.6 (based on 72 cells).