Hydrozoa | Leptothecata
Environment / Climate / Range
Sessile; depth range 2 - 73 m (Ref. 97576). Tropical
Indo-Pacific and Southeast Atlantic.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
It is found between corals on reef flats, and under overhangs (Ref. 97576). Members of the order Leptothecata include L-form hydroids. Life cycle: The zygote develops into planula and later into polyp then into free-swimming medusa (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Leptothecata include L-form hydroids. Life cycle: The zygote develops into planula and later into polyp then into free-swimming medusa.
Vervoort, W. and P. Vasseur. 1977. (Ref. 97576)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 16 - 27.5, mean 24.7 (based on 128 cells).