Gastropoda | Nudibranchia
Environment / Climate / Range
Demersal; depth range 2 - 79 m (Ref. 87801). Subtropical
Eastern Pacific and Southwest Atlantic.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 3.6 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 822)
It is found on rocky substrates, caves and crevices at depths of 2 to 79 m (Ref. 87801). Feeds on the sponge, Aplysilla. Spawning is observed from January to April. Egg masses form whitish spiral ribbons (Ref. 87801).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Spawning is observed from January to April. Egg masses form whitish spiral ribbons.
Behrens, D.W. and A. Hermosillo. 2005. (Ref. 822)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 8.6 - 27.8, mean 14.7 (based on 414 cells).
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)