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Echinolittorina tuberculata   (Menke, 1828)

common prickly winkle

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Echinolittorina tuberculata   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification
Gastropoda | Neotaenioglossa | Littorinidae
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Main reference
Miloslavich, P., J.M. Díaz, E. Klein, J.J. Alvarado, C. Díaz, J. Gobin, E. Escobar-Briones, Motta, J.J. Cruz, E. Weil, J. Cortés, A.C. Bastidas, R. Roberston, F. Zapata, A. Martín, J. Castillo, A. Kazandjian and M. Ortiz. 2010. (Ref. 86671)
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Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 1.8 cm DL male/unsexed; (Ref. 83435); max. reported age: 2 years (Ref. 2823)

Environment
Reef-associated; depth range 0 - 1 m (Ref. 83435)

Climate / Range
Tropical; 18°N - 9°N, 82°E - 60°E (Ref. 83435)

Distribution
Western Central Atlantic.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

This species is found in supralittoral and offshore coral reef areas, particularly on coral and rocky habitats (Ref. 83934). On rocky intertidal (Ref. 109264). 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 (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown