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Phoronopsis vancouverensis   Pixell, 1912

Vancouver phoronid
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Classification
Not assigned | Not assigned | Not assigned
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Main reference
Integrated Taxonomic Information System. 2003. (Ref. 538)
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Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 4.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 865)

Environment
Demersal; depth range 0 - 28 m (Ref. 865)

Climate / Range
Temperate

Distribution
Northeast Pacific: Canada and USA.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

It is found on hard substrate covered with sand, silt, or mud from the low intertidal to a depth of 28 meters (Ref. 865). This is a hermaphroditic species. The embryos are brooded, individuals release sperm packets into the surrounding waters, where adjacent animals can be fertilized internally. Larvae is pelagic (Ref. 865).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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Mass conversion

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