Gastropoda | Nudibranchia
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 0 - 672 m (Ref. 83435). Temperate
Arctic, Atlantic and Eastern Pacific. Subtropical to polar.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 3.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 822); common length : 2.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 822)
Assumed maximum length from Ref. 822. Found from low intertidal to subtidal areas. Common from winter through the summer season (Ref. 7726). Free-living (Ref. 3123). Feeds on hydroid species (Ref. 822), and tubularian bryozoans and tunicates (Ref. 7726). The species displays poecilogonony as its reproductive strategy (Ref. 99837).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
The species displays poecilogonony as its reproductive strategy.
Behrens, D.W. and A. Hermosillo. 2005. (Ref. 822)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 1.1 - 11.2, mean 6.1 (based on 1213 cells).
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)