Ophiuroidea | Ophiurida
MarineSpecies.org. 2050. (Ref. 3477)
Size / Weight / Age
Benthic; depth range 1 - 223 m (Ref. 83942)
Climate / Range
Western Central Atlantic: USA, Panama, Costa Rica and Belize.
Found on seagrass Halimeda, and corals Porites, Madracis and Agaricia (Ref. 86568), particularly in intertidal areas (Ref. 83942). Also found on sandy bottoms with mud and organic matter, and under rocks. Strongly associated with algae and sponges (Ref. 111340). The mode of reproduction is asexual fissiparity (Ref. 86568).
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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