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Bufonaria bufo   (Bruguiere, 1792)

chestnut frogsnail

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Classification
Gastropoda | Neogastropoda | Muricidae
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Main reference
The Academy of Natural Sciences. 2006. (Ref. 3204)
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Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 6.0 cm SHL male/unsexed; (Ref. 3204)

Environment
Benthic; depth range 0 - 100 m (Ref. 109264)

Climate / Range
Tropical; 34°N - 11°S, 37°W - 83°W (Ref. 3446)

Distribution
Central Pacific and Atlantic.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Found on hard substrate (Ref. 109264). Members of the order Neogastropoda are mostly gonochoric and broadcast spawners. Life cycle: Embryos develop into planktonic trocophore larvae and later into juvenile veligers before becoming fully grown adults (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

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