Malacostraca | Stomatopoda
Ahyong, S.T. 2001. (Ref. 3099)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 4.3 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 3099); 4.3 cm TL (female)
Reef-associated; depth range 0 - 100 m (Ref. 99185)
Climate / Range
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions
Western Central Pacific.
Inhabits preformed cavities in coral and rocky reefs (Ref. 3099). Some members of the order Stomatopoda pair for life and some come together only to mate. Males produce sperm ducts rather than spermatophores; females can brood a maximum of 50,000 eggs. Life cycle: Eggs hatch to a planktonic zoea which lasts for 3 months (Ref. 833).
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)