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Valonia ventricosa   Agardh, 1887

sailor's eyeball

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Valonia ventricosa   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Ulvophyceae | Siphonocladales | Valoniaceae

Environment / Climate / Range

Epiphytic; brackish; depth range 0 - 108 m (Ref. 102134).  Tropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Pacific Ocean and Western Central Atlantic. Tropical to subtropical.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Occurs in shallow, high-relief spur and groove zones (Ref. 87158), sands, rocks, coral rubble and corals, outer ridge of coral reef, lee side of reef crest, mangrove roots and among Thalassia. Depth varies from intertidal to shallow to until 9 m (Ref. 87157).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Gischler, E. and R.N. Ginsburg. 1996. (Ref. 86352)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless

Human uses


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Estimates of some properties based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969): 25.5 - 29, mean 27.8 (based on 926 cells; Ref. 115970).
Price category (Ref. 80766)