Equisetopsida | Alismatales
Environment / Climate / Range
Sessile; depth range 2 - 38 m (Ref. 103541). Tropical
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Common; found intertidally towards low tide on clean sand beaches. Extends down to 10 m subtidally and dominates seagrass beds. Supports shrimp and fish both as nursery ground and source of primary production. Grazed by fish, dugongs and turtles (Ref. 801).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
UNEP. 2004. (Ref. 84510)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 24.7 - 29.1, mean 27.9 (based on 850 cells).