Limacina inflata   (d'Orbigny, 1836)

planorbid pteropod
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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Gastropoda | Thecosomata | Limacinidae

Environment / Climate / Range Ecology

Pelagic; depth range 37 - 1737 m (Ref. 109264).  Subtropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Indo-West Pacific, Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Dead shells washed up on the beaches (Ref. 88739). Suspension feeder (Ref. 109264). Members of the order Thecosomata are mostly simultaneous hermaphrodites (Ref. 102997).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae

Members of the order Thecosomata are mostly simultaneous hermaphrodites.

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Templado, J. and R. Villanueva. 2010. (Ref. 85339)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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Mass conversion

Internet sources

BHL | BOLD Systems | CISTI | DiscoverLife | FAO(Publication : search) | GenBank (genome, nucleotide) | GloBI | GOBASE | Google Books | Google Scholar | Google | ispecies | PubMed | Scirus | Tree of Life | uBio | uBio RSS | Wikipedia (Go, Search) | Zoological Record

Estimates of some properties based on models

Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown