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Vasum turbinellum   (Linnaéus, 1758)

top vase

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Vasum turbinellum   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification
Gastropoda | Neogastropoda | Turbinellidae | Vasinae
Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Main reference
Poutiers, J.M. 1998. (Ref. 349)
References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 10.0 cm SHL male/unsexed; (Ref. 349); common length : 8.0 cm SHL male/unsexed; (Ref. 349)

Environment
Reef-associated

Climate / Range
Tropical; 38°N - 32°S, 32°E - 150°W

Distribution
Indo-Pacific.
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Shell used in shellcraft (Ref. 349). Inhabits shallow subtidal waters (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)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




Human uses
Fisheries: subsistence fisheries; bait: usually
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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