Hydrozoa | Leptothecata
Medel, M.D. and P.J. López-González. 1996. (Ref. 3327)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 4.0 cm WD male/unsexed; (Ref. 2992)
Pelagic; depth range 15 - 200 m (Ref. 108373)
Climate / Range
Western Indian Ocean, Northeast Atlantic, Arctic Sea and the Mediterranean: Iran, Spain and Strait of Gibraltar.
Members of the order Leptothecata include L-form hydroids. Life cycle: The zygote develops into planula and later into polyp then into free-swimming medusa (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)