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Euchelus asper   (Gmelin, 1791)

four-keeled margarite
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Classification
Gastropoda | Archaeogastropoda | Trochidae
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Main reference
ANS, Academy of Natural Sciences. 2007. (Ref. 8319)
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Environment
Benthic

Climate / Range
Tropical

Distribution
Indo-West Pacific.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Members of the family Trochidae browse on detritus and algae, sometimes filter-feeding (Ref. 349). Members of the order Archaeogastropoda 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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References
Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

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