Cephalocarida | Brachypoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Western Central Atlantic.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cmCommon length : 0.2 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 91574)
An endobenthic species occupying anoxic sediments oxygenated by bioturbation (Ref. 91923), i.e., callianassid or thalassinid burrows on grass beds with muddy sand substrates (Ref. 91574) in bays and nearshore areas (Ref. 91958). Members of the class Cephalocarida are simultaneous hermaphrodites (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the class Cephalocarida are simultaneous hermaphrodites.
Gooding, R.U. 1963. (Ref. 91574)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models