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Littorina saxatilis   (Olivi, 1792)

rough periwinkle

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Littorina saxatilis   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification
Gastropoda | Neotaenioglossa | Littorinidae
Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Main reference
Harms, J. 1993. (Ref. 2711)
References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 1.9 cm DL male/unsexed; (Ref. 83435); max. reported age: 3 years (Ref. 8702)

Environment
Benthic; depth range 0 - 46 m (Ref. 83435)

Climate / Range
Temperate; 72°N - 38°N, 94°E - 0°E (Ref. 83435)

Distribution
Northeast Atlantic, the Mediterranean and Eastern Pacific.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Main food based on another species of the same genus; to be replaced with a better reference (Ref. 96313). The species displays poecilogonony as its reproductive strategy. Claims of viviparity when young based on smaller species (Ref. 99837).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

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