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Phialella quadrata   (Forbes, 1848)


Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Classification
Hydrozoa | Leptothecata | Phialellidae
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Main reference
Greve, W., F. Reiners, J. Nast and S. Hoffmann. 2004. (Ref. 2988)
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Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 1.3 cm WD male/unsexed; (Ref. 2992)

Environment
Benthic; depth range 11 - 30 m (Ref. 87801)

Climate / Range
Temperate

Distribution
Cosmopolitan.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

This species is found on algae and is epizoic on hydroids, Symplectoscyphus spp., Parascyphus repens, Bougainvillia muscus at depths of 11 to 30 m (Ref. 87801). Members of the order Leptothecata include L-form hydroids. Life cycle: The zygote develops into planula and later into polyp then into free-swimming medusa (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown