Aplacophora | Pholidoskepia | Meiomeniidae
Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS
Morse, M.P. and J.L. Norenburg. 1992. (Ref. 1239)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 0.2 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 1239); common length : 0.1 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 1239)
Benthic; depth range 11 - 16 m (Ref. 1239)
Climate / Range
Western Atlantic: USA and Canada. Tropical to polar climates of northern hemisphere.
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions
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).
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)