Cephalochordata | Not assigned
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 0 - 915 m (Ref. 116064). Tropical
Indo-West Pacific and Western Atlantic. Climate: tropical, subtropical.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 2.8 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 1478)
Coral sand (Ref. 1485). Members of the class Cephalochordata are gonochoric. Life cycle: Eggs develop into planktotrophic larva and later on to benthic adults (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the class Cephalochordata are gonochoric. Life cycle: Eggs develop into planktotrophic larva and later on to benthic adults.
Richardson, B.J. and A.M. McKenzie. 1994. (Ref. 1478)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 16.8 - 28.3, mean 25.4 (based on 506 cells).
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)