Gastropoda | Cephalaspidea
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 0 - 20 m (Ref. 844). Tropical
Indo-Pacific and Western Atlantic. Tropical and warm temperate climates.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 4.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 844)
Assumed maximum length from Ref. 844. Maximum depth from Ref. 337. Often found in shallow waters (Ref. 866) in weedy areas (Ref. 799). Also inhabits sand flats and rock pools (Ref. 866). Feeds on polychaete worms of the family Cirratulidae (Ref. 844). Members of the order Cephalaspidea are mostly simultaneous hermaphrodites (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Cephalaspidea are mostly simultaneous hermaphrodites.
Debelius, H. 2001. (Ref. 844)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)