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Nacella magellanica   (Gmelin, 1791)


Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Nacella magellanica   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification
Gastropoda | Archaeogastropoda | Nacellidae
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Main reference
Nakano, T. and T. Ozawa. 2007. (Ref. 3436)
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Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 6.6 cm DL male/unsexed; (Ref. 83435)

Environment
Benthic; depth range 0 - 200 m (Ref. 83435)

Climate / Range
Temperate; 38°S - 56°S, 74°E - 58°E (Ref. 83435)

Distribution
Southeast Pacific, Southwest Atlantic and Antarctic Indian Ocean.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

It is found beneath rocks and rock crevices (Ref. 87801), and in forests of Macrocystis pyrifera (Ref. 92889). It feeds on algae (Ref. 87801). Members of the order Archaeogastropoda are mostly gonochoric and broadcast spawners. Life cycle: Embryos develop into planktonic trocophore larvae and later into juvenile veligers before becoming fully grown adults (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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Mass conversion

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