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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 Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Gastropoda | Neotaenioglossa | Littorinidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Harms, J. 1993. (Ref. 2711)

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 Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Northeast Atlantic, the Mediterranean and Eastern Pacific.

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

Human uses


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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

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