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Phascolion cryptum   Hendrix, 1975


Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Phascolion cryptum   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Sipunculidea | Golfingiiformes | Phascoliidae

Environment / Climate / Range Ecology

Benthic; depth range 1 - 100 m (Ref. 1840).  Tropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Western Central Pacific: USA.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cmCommon length : 3.0 cm DL male/unsexed; (Ref. 1778)

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Buried in the upper 5 cm of sandy sediments associated with seagrass beds, it inhabits discarded gastropod shells in shallow waters throughout the lagoon. Development is direct, a crawling vermiform stage hatching from egg coverings within 2 days (Ref. 1778). Buried in the upper 5 cm of sandy sediments associated with seagrass beds, it inhabits discarded gastropod shells in shallow waters throughout the lagoon (Ref. 1778).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Rice, M.E., J. Pirraino, H.F. Reichard and H.M. Swain. 1995. (Ref. 1778)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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