Aplacophora | Pholidoskepia
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 11 - 16 m (Ref. 1239). Subtropical
Western Atlantic: USA and Canada. Tropical to polar climates of northern hemisphere.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 0.2 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 1239); common length : 0.1 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 1239)
Found in the littoral zone. Active hunter (Ref. 111265). Members of the class Aplacophora are mostly hermaphroditic. Life cycle: Eggs hatch into lecitotrophic larvae which later develop into adults (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the class Aplacophora are mostly hermaphroditic. Life cycle: Eggs hatch into lecitotrophic larvae which later develop into adults.
Morse, M.P. and J.L. Norenburg. 1992. (Ref. 1239)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 3.1 - 23.7, mean 7.2 (based on 168 cells; Ref. 115970
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)