Ascidiacea | Pleurogona
SAUP Database. 2006. (Ref. 356)
Size / Weight / Age
Demersal; depth range 5 - 30 m (Ref. 356)
Climate / Range
Subtropical, preferred 18°C (Ref. 107945)
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions
Western Indian Ocean and the Mediterranean.
Members of the class Ascidiacea are hermaphroditic; both cross- and self-fertilization is typical. Life cycle: Eggs develop into lecithotrophic larva before metamorphosing into benthic adults (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
FAO(fisheries: production) | FisheriesWiki | Sea Around Us
Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models