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Pelagodiscus atlanticus   (King, 1868)


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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Inarticulata | Acrotretida | Discinidae

Environment / Climate / Range Ecology

Bathypelagic; depth range 90 - 6160 m (Ref. 2206).  Subtropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Southern Indian Ocean.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 0.4 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 2203)

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Found at depth of 6160 m from Ref. 2284. Minimum depth from Ref. 83941. This species is found on rocky bottoms at depths of 90 to 5530 m (Ref. 83941). Members of the phylum Brachiopoda are gonochoric. Eggs are shed into the water and fertilized at the time of spawning. Life cycle: Eggs develop into free-swimming larvae which later metamorphose into adult (Ref. 833).

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

Members of the phylum Brachiopoda are gonochoric. Eggs are shed into the water and fertilized at the time of spawning. Life cycle: Eggs develop into free-swimming larvae which later metamorphose into adult.

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Zezina, O.N. 1993. (Ref. 2206)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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Mass conversion

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Estimates of some properties based on models

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