Polychaeta | Aciculata
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 8 - 90 m (Ref. 8195). Subtropical
Indo-West Pacific: Persian Gulf to Japan and New Zealand. Tropical to subtropical.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Polynoids in general are considered carnivores, feeding on small crustaceans, echinoderms, polychaetes, gastropods, sponges and hydroids Ref. 108044) (Ref. 2663). Members of the class Polychaeta are gonochoric (sexual), gametes are spawned through the metanephridia or body wall rupturing (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the class Polychaeta are gonochoric (sexual), gametes are spawned through the metanephridia or body wall rupturing.
Wehe, T. 2006. (Ref. 8195)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models