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Gryphus vitreus   (Born, 1778)

two layer shell

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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Articulata | Terebratulida | Terebratulidae

Environment / Climate / Range Ecology

Bathydemersal; depth range 73 - 260 m (Ref. 2200).  Temperate

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Northeast Atlantic and the Mediterranean.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Preferred substrate; pedicle attachment to rocks; gravel clasts; eurybathic; circalittoral-bathyal (Ref. 1885). 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).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae

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.

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Emig, C.C. and M.A. Garcia-Carrascosa. 1991. (Ref. 2200)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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Mass conversion

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Estimates of some properties based on models

Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown