Hydrozoa | Leptothecata
Kramp, P.L. 1961. (Ref. 2992)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 4.0 cm WD male/unsexed; (Ref. 2992)
Pelagic; brackish; depth range 3 - 10 m (Ref. 87226)
Climate / Range
Western Central Atlantic, Northeast Atlantic and the Mediterranean.
Depth range recorded from Belize (Ref. 87226). Found in Carrie Bow Cay, Belize in inshore and lagoon areas at depths of about 3 to 10 m (Ref. 87226). Members of the order Leptothecata include L-form hydroids. Life cycle: The zygote develops into planula and later into polyp then into free-swimming medusa (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)