Polyplacophora | Lepidopleurida
Kaas, P. and R.A. van Belle. 1985. (Ref. 1875)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 0.9 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 1875)
Demersal; depth range 0 - 80 m (Ref. 1875)
Climate / Range
Northwest Pacific: Japan and Russian Federation.
Length based on occurrence record; to be replaced with better reference. Found from intertidal to 20 m, on rocks and woods (Ref. 75835). Members of the class Polyplacophora are mostly gonochoric. Life cycle: Eggs hatch into lecitotrophic planktonic trocophore larvae (no veliger stage) which later metamorphose and settle on the bottom as young adults (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)