Hydrozoa | Anthoathecata
Migotto, A.E., A.C. Marques, A.C. Morandini and F.L. da Silveira. 2002. (Ref. 813)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 0.3 cm WD male/unsexed; (Ref. 2992)
Climate / Range
Atlantic, Pacific Oceans, Caribbean and the Mediterranean.
Found in reef crests on algae, floating Sargassum or substrates composed of dead corals and gorgonians. In Belize, it is found at depth of 0.2 m. As with other hydroids, this species exhibits a pelagic medusiod stage (Ref. 813). Species exhibits both asexual and sexual reproduction by budding during hydroid stage and release of gametes in medusae stages (Ref. 1663, p. 14). Period of reproductive maturity recorded for Carrie Bow Cay, Belize is 15th May, during which the samples collected had gonophores or medusa buds (Ref. 087156).
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)