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Margarella violacea   (King & Broderip, 1832)

smooth pink snail

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Margarella violacea   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Gastropoda | Archaeogastropoda | Trochidae | Trochinae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Rosenberg, G. 2009. (Ref. 83435)

Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 1.3 cm DL male/unsexed; (Ref. 83435)

Environment

Sessile; depth range 0 - 382 m (Ref. 83435)

Climate / Range

Temperate; 51°S - 56°S, 76°E - 57°E (Ref. 83435)

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Southeast Pacific and Southwest Atlantic.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

It is found on rocky bottoms and brown algae (Ref. 87801), and in forests of Macrocystis pyrifera (Ref. 92889), from the lower intertidal to a depth of 160 meters (Ref. 87801). Its egg masses composed of up to 1,600 spirally arranged capsules attached to fronds of brown algae, and each capsule contains 1 embryo each which develops within and emerges as a crawling juvenile (Ref. 87801).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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