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Emplectonema gracile   (Johnston, 1837)

green ribbon worm
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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Enopla | Hoplonemertea | Emplectonematidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Iwata, F. 1954. (Ref. 907)

Size / Weight / Age

Environment

Demersal

Climate / Range

Temperate

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Northwest Atlantic, Pacific Ocean and the Mediterranean.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Found on surface of stones or in crevices between tide marks (Ref. 907), along the shore and plentiful near high water mark, crawling over mussels and seaweeds (Ref. 930). Members of the phylum Nemertea are mostly gonochoric. Life cycle: Eggs hatch and develop into short-lived lecitotrophic larvae before metamorphosing into juveniles and further into adults (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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Mass conversion

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