Florideophyceae | Bonnemaisoniales
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Sessile; depth range 1 - 10 m (Ref. 87937). Subtropical
Atlantic and Indo-Pacific.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 12.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. )
The main cylindrical axis is irregularly branched; 4 rows of branchlets alternayting with 4 rows of simple filamentous ramuli; the base of the thallus carries stolons more or less ramify; this species is characterized by having hooks that resembles a harpoon.
Occurs from upper infralittoral (Ref. 87937) to subtidal (Ref. 89053) areas. Known to exhibit trigenetic life cycle (Ref. 87937).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Known to exhibit trigenetic life cycle (Ref. 87937).
Guiry, M.D. and G.M. Guiry. 2009. (Ref. 80701)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 15.1 - 21.3, mean 18.3 (based on 774 cells).