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Lottia limatula   (Carpenter, 1864)

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Classification
Gastropoda | Patellogastropoda | Lottiidae
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Main reference
Anonymous. 2001. (Ref. 310)
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Environment
Demersal

Climate / Range
Temperate

Distribution
Eastern Pacific: Canada.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Occurs in high intertidal zones. Grazing occurs at high tide on microscopic and macroscopic encrusting algae. Sessile when the tide is out. Preyed on by the sea star, Pisaster ochraceus; demonstrates an avoidance response to the presence of sea stars. Also preyed on by shore crabs, P. crassipes (Ref. 310). Reproduction: Occurs in winter; Spawning olive-green eggs occurs in January, February, April, and October. Recruitment occurs shortly thereafter (Ref. 310).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




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Mass conversion

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