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Modulus modulus   (Linnaeus, 1758)

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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Gastropoda | Neotaenioglossa | Modulidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Bright, T.J. 2010. (Ref. 85586)

Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 1.7 cm DL male/unsexed; (Ref. 83435)

Environment

Reef-associated; depth range 0 - 105 m (Ref. 109264)

Climate / Range

Tropical; 35°N - 28°S, 98°E - 34°E (Ref. 83435)

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Western Atlantic and Eastern Pacific.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

This species is found in offshore, supra- and intertidal cienaga facies, coral reefs, mangroves, drift and reef lagoons, particularly on ascidian, boulder, coral, gravel, mud, rock, sand and seagrass habitats (Ref. 83934). The species displays poecilogonony as its reproductive strategy (Ref. 99837).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

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