Gastropoda | Systellommatophora
Environment / Climate / Range
Indo-West Pacific: Red Sea to Western Pacific.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Remains inactive in crevices and under rocks during the day in the littoral fringe or upper eulittoral zone. During low tide at night, it emerges to graze on algal films covering rocks (Ref. 102838). Members of the order Systellommatophora are mostly simultaneous hermaphrodites (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Systellommatophora are mostly simultaneous hermaphrodites.
Bisby, F.A., M.A. Ruggiero, K.L. Wilson, M. Cachuela-Palacio, S.W. Kimani, Y.R. Roskov, A. Soulier-Perkins and J. van Hertum. 2005. (Ref. 19)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models