Polyplacophora | Lepidopleurida
Knebelsberger, T., E. Schwabe and M. Schrödl. 2005. (Ref. 1861)
Size / Weight / Age
Demersal; depth range 50 - 60 m (Ref. 1890)
Climate / Range
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions
Southeast Atlantic: Angola.
Depth based on type locality (Ref. 1890); to be replaced with better reference. 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