Gastropoda | Not assigned
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Reef-associated; depth range 0 - 91 m (Ref. 83934). Subtropical; 35°N - 21°S, 96°E - 0°E (Ref. 83435)
Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea: North America.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 0.9 cm DL male/unsexed; (Ref. 83435)
This species is found in coral reefs, reef lagoons, and mangroves, particularly on coral, rubble, sand, shell and sponge habitats (Ref. 83934). Also on offshore banks (Ref. 109264).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Neotaenioglossa are mostly gonochoric and broadcast spawners. Life cycle: Embryos develop into planktonic trocophore larvae and later into juvenile veligers before becoming fully grown adults.
Templado, J. and R. Villanueva. 2010. (Ref. 85339)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 23.6 - 28, mean 26.5 (based on 278 cells).