Gastropoda | Patellogastropoda
MarineSpecies.org. 2050. (Ref. 3477)
Size / Weight / Age
Climate / Range
Indo-West Pacific: Philippines, New Caledonia and Singapore.
Found on loose rocks and sand patches on drying reef (Ref. 101268). Also inhabits wave exposed rocky shores. Feeds on epilithic algae by grazing (Ref. 85382). 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)
Threat to humans
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