Phaeophyceae | Fucales
Environment / Climate / Range
Sessile; depth range 1 - 23 m (Ref. 103535). Tropical
Western Indian Ocean.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 25.0 cm male/unsexed; (Ref. 801)
Shallow subtidal species often dominating on sand-covered rocks at or beyond low tide; the stiff woody thallus acts a settlement site for Pinctaca (Pearl oyster) spat (Ref. 801).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Guiry, M.D. and G.M. Guiry. 2009. (Ref. 80701)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models