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Philine aperta   (Linnaeus, 1767)

lobe shell

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Classification
Gastropoda | Cephalaspidea | Philinidae
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Main reference
Alves, F., L. Chicharo, A. Nogueira and J. Regala. 2003. (Ref. 2851)
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Size / Weight / Age

Environment
Demersal; depth range 7 - 9 m (Ref. 2851)

Climate / Range
Subtropical

Distribution
Eastern Atlantic, Indo-Pacific and the Mediterranean: northern Europe.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Depth based on occurrence (Ref. 2851, p. 719); to be replaced with better reference. Inhabits sandy areas from the low tide mark to several hundred meters of depth. Commonly found in tidal swimming pools with a sandy bottom. Occurs at the low tide mark (Ref. 866). It is a carnivorous species (Ref. 96498). Members of the order Cephalaspidea are mostly simultaneous hermaphrodites (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




Human uses

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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown