Gastropoda | Archaeogastropoda
Springsteen, F.J. and F.M. Leobrera. 1986. (Ref. 821)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 1.8 cm SHD male/unsexed; (Ref. 821)
Climate / Range
Western Central Pacific: Philippines.
Shell is small, discoidal, with a moderately tall straight-sided spire and a white, strongly convex umbilical button. Whorl surfaces are smooth with obsolete spiral and arcuate axial scratches and a weak concave trough below the body whorl suture. Aperture is elongate and smooth within. Whorl surfaces has black quadrangular dots in spiral lines, a black subsutural band and a black and cream-striped periphery.
Members of the order Archaeogastropoda 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)