Gastropoda | Cephalaspidea
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 0 - 18 m (Ref. 867). Tropical; 28°N - 4°N, 88°E - 51°E (Ref. 83435)
Atlantic Ocean and Eastern Pacific.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 7.5 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 844)
Assumed maximum length from Ref. 844. Common, on rocky bottoms from the intertidal zone to a depth of 18 m (Ref. 867). A voracious carnivore, feeding on other opisthobranchs (Refs. 822, 867). Members of the order Cephalaspidea are mostly simultaneous hermaphrodites (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Cephalaspidea are mostly simultaneous hermaphrodites.
Debelius, H. 2001. (Ref. 844)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 26.3 - 28.7, mean 27.5 (based on 593 cells).
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)