Not assigned | Nectonematidea
Oku, Y., S. Fukumoto, M. Ohbayashi and M. Koike. 1983. (Ref. 2065)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 2.0 cm BL male/unsexed; (Ref. 2065); 1.2 cm BL (female)
Climate / Range
Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean: Brazil, USA and northwest Africa.
Body width: 0.01 cm (Ref. 2065). Members of the phylum Nematomorpha are gonochoric. Copulation is common. Life cycle: Eggs hatch into encysted larvae and live as a parasite for some time before becoming a free-living adult (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)