Articulata | Terebratulida
Bitner, M.A. 2006. (Ref. 2166)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 0.9 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 2166)
Reef-associated; depth range 16 - 1250 m (Ref. 2166)
Climate / Range
Indo-Pacific: Japan to Australia. Subtropical and tropical.
Always associated with coral reef and may even be found in very shallow water (Ref. 1020). Continental shelf, coral reef, subtidal (Ref. 1456). Filter-feeder (Ref. 68823). Members of the phylum Brachiopoda are gonochoric. Eggs are shed into the water and fertilized at the time of spawning. Life cycle: Eggs develop into free-swimming larvae which later metamorphose into adult (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)