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Umbraculum umbraculum   (Lightfoot, 1786)

Atlantic umbrella slug

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
This map was computer-generated and has not yet been reviewed.
Umbraculum umbraculum   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Gastropoda | Notaspidea | Umbraculidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Templado, J. and R. Villanueva. 2010. (Ref. 85339)

Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 12.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 822)

Environment

Benthic; depth range 0 - 100 m (Ref. 7727)

Climate / Range

Subtropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Circumglobal tropical, temperate seas and the Mediterranean Sea.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Assumed maximum length from Ref. 822. Found on reefs (Ref. 337) and burrowing or under rocks (Ref. 844). Also on soft substrate (Ref. 109264). Feeds on sponges (Ref. 844). Members of the order Notaspidea are mostly simultaneous hermaphrodites (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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References
Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown