Cephalochordata | Not assigned
Stokes, M.D. and N.D. Holland. 1996. (Ref. 1437)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 5.5 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 1478)
Demersal; depth range 10 - 15 m (Ref. 1441)
Climate / Range
Indo-West Pacific: East Africa (Ref. 1492). Climate: tropical to temperate.
Found in medium coarse brown sand with shell fragments and very small proportion of mud to very fine sand with large proportion of mud (Ref. 1482). Occurs in the intertidal zone (Ref. 1478). Members of the class Cephalochordata are gonochoric. Life cycle: Eggs develop into planktotrophic larva and later on to benthic adults (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)