Ascidiacea | Pleurogona
Goodbody, I. 2000. (Ref. 1758)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 5.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 1758)
Demersal; depth range 0 - 10 m (Ref. 1758)
Climate / Range
Western Central Atlantic.
Assumed maximum total length of zooids from Ref. 1758. Found under pieces of coral rubble, in reef and ridge communities and it grows among corals. Solitary. Zooids are usually 1 to 5 cm in length (Ref. 1758). Members of the class Ascidiacea are hermaphroditic; both cross- and self-fertilization is typical. Life cycle: Eggs develop into lecithotrophic larva before metamorphosing into 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)