Holothuroidea | Aspidochirotida
UNEP-WCMC. 2003. (Ref. 485)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 30.0 cm male/unsexed; (Ref. 485)
Benthic; depth range 0 - 60 m (Ref. 81020)
Climate / Range
Eastern Indian Ocean: India.
It burrows in sand (Ref. 118). Members of the class Holothuroidea are gonochoric and have only one gonad. Spawning and fertilization are both external and some exhibit brooding. Life cycle: Embryos develop into planktotrophic larvae (auricularia) then into doliolaria (barrel-shaped stage) which later metamorphose into juvenile sea cucumbers (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 (20 of 100)