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Stichopus herrmanni   Semper, 1868

curryfish herrmanni

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Stichopus herrmanni   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification
Holothuroidea | Aspidochirotida | Stichopodidae
Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Main reference
MarineSpecies.org. 2050. (Ref. 3477)
References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 55.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 92930)

Environment
Benthic; depth range 0 - 30 m (Ref. 81020)

Climate / Range
Tropical

Distribution
Indo-West Pacific.
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Maximum depth from Ref. 107901. Grazes on organic materials (Ref. 800). Occurs in lagoons (Ref. 80735). Members of the class Holothuroidea are gonochoric and have only one gonad. Spawning and fertilization are both external and some exhibit brooding. Life cycle: Embryos develop into planktotrophic larvae (auricularia) then into doliolaria (barrel-shaped stage) which later metamorphose into juvenile sea cucumbers (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

  Vulnerable (VU) (A2bd)

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




Human uses
Fisheries: commercial
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References
Mass conversion

Internet sources
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown