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Strombus gibberulus   Linnaeus, 1758

gibbose conch

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Strombus gibberulus   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Gastropoda | Neotaenioglossa | Strombidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Poutiers, J.M. 1998. (Ref. 349)

Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 7.0 cm SHL male/unsexed; (Ref. 349); common length : 5.0 cm SHL male/unsexed; (Ref. 349)

Environment

Reef-associated; depth range 0 - 20 m (Ref. 349)

Climate / Range

Tropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Indo-Pacific.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Occurring in sandy patches of reef flats, in sandy lagoons or in muddy-sand bottoms. Shells of specimens living in deeper water tend to be smaller or more brightly colored (Ref. 349). Migrates often from deep to shallow water environments for breeding (Ref. 349).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless

Human uses


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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

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