Articulata | Terebratulida
Environment / Climate / Range
Sessile; depth range 82 - 450 m (Ref. 1023). Temperate
Northeast Atlantic, Indian Ocean and the Mediterranean.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 2.0 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 3477)
Maximum depth from Ref. 79382. Prefers rock and shell substrates; shallow but more typically eurybathic; infralittoral-upper bathyal (Ref. 1884). Members of the phylum Brachiopoda are gonochoric. Eggs are shed into the water and fertilized at the time of spawning. Life cycle: Eggs develop into free-swimming larvae which later metamorphose into adult (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the phylum Brachiopoda are gonochoric. Eggs are shed into the water and fertilized at the time of spawning. Life cycle: Eggs develop into free-swimming larvae which later metamorphose into adult.
Hansson, H.G. 1998. (Ref. 1023)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 11.4 - 15.6, mean 14 (based on 54 cells; Ref. 115970
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)