Gastropoda | Neogastropoda | Olividae
Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS
Poutiers, J.M. 1998. (Ref. 349)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 6.0 cm SHL male/unsexed; (Ref. 349); common length : 4.0 cm SHL male/unsexed; (Ref. 349)
Climate / Range
Indo-Pacific: from Indonesia to western Polynesia; north to southern Japan and south to Queensland and New Caledonia.
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions
Mainly collected for its shell (Ref. 349). Sand flats. Occurs at the low tide mark (Ref. 349). Members of the order Neogastropoda 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)
Threat to humans
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)