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Helicosalpa virgula   (Vogt, 1854)

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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Thaliacea | Salpida | Salpidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Kott, P. 2005. (Ref. 1134)

Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 3.5 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 1610)

Environment

Pelagic

Climate / Range

Tropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Cosmopolitan. Tropical to subtropical.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Marine, planktonic (Ref. 1134). Exhibits vertical migration (Ref. 3482). Members of the order Salpida includes clonal and sexual phases in its life cycle. Life cycle: The oozooid holds in its stolon the buds and blastozooids, each containing an egg. The blastozooid becomes a brood sac for the fertilized egg which later breaks free as a young zooid (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown