Priapulomorpha | Not assigned
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 0 - 20 m (Ref. 116111). Tropical
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 0.2 cm BASL male/unsexed; (Ref. 1591)
Found in shallow waters (Ref. 425); inhabits sand and mud substrata (Ref. 1585); found in coral sand (Ref. 1589), coarse sand (Ref. 116111 and silty sand (Ref. 1591). Members of the phylum Priapulida are gonochoric. Life cycle: Eggs develop into benthic priapulid larvae before turning into adult (Ref. 833).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the phylum Priapulida are gonochoric. Life cycle: Eggs develop into benthic priapulid larvae before turning into adult.
Higgins, R.P. and V. Storch. 1991. (Ref. 1570)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 23.7 - 28.3, mean 27 (based on 476 cells).
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)