Anthozoa | Actiniaria
Environment / Climate / Range
Atlantic and Pacific Oceans: China, USA and Canada.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
This species burrows in sandy and muddy habitats in shelves. They are carnivorous and prey on sea urchins, gastropods, bivalves, or crustaceans that crawl or swim into their grasp (Ref. 87872). Solitary (Ref. 2377). Reproduce asexually through longitudinal fission and sexually (protandric hermaphrodites) (Ref. 87872).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Reproduce asexually through longitudinal fission and sexually (protandric hermaphrodites) (Ref. 87872).
Cairns, S.D., D.R. Calder, A. Brinckmann-Voss, C.B. Castro, D.G. Fautin, P.R. Pugh, C.E. Mills, W.C. Jaap, M.N. Arai, S.H.D. Haddock and D.M. Opresko. 2003. (Ref. 1663)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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