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Fissurella oriens   Sowerby I, 1834

small banded keyhole limpet

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Fissurella oriens   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Gastropoda | Patellogastropoda | Fissurellidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Rosenberg, G. 2009. (Ref. 83435)

Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 7.0 cm DL male/unsexed; (Ref. 83435)

Environment

Sessile; depth range 0 - 30 m (Ref. 83435)

Climate / Range

Temperate; 52°S - 55°S, 75°E - 61°E (Ref. 83435)

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Western Atlantic and Eastern Pacific: Chile, Argentina and Falkland Islands.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

It is found in lower intertidal areas, in tide pools, rocky substrates and on fronds and holdfasts of brown algae (Ref. 87801). It is also found in forests of Macrocystis pyrifera (Ref. 92889). Members of the order Patellogastropoda 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

Human uses


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Mass conversion

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