Appendicularia | Copelata
Kott, P. 2005. (Ref. 1134)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 0.4 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 1610)
Climate / Range
Tropical; 11°C - 30°C (Ref. 1134)
Circumglobal, common in warm waters.
Warm oceanic species (Ref. 377); marine, planktonic; found in waters with temperatures of 11.2 to 29.7°C (Ref. 1134). Members of the class Appendicularia are protandrous hermaphrodites. Life cycle: Eggs develop into hatchlings (feeding juveniles) before turning into adults (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)