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Hepatus pudibundus   (Herbst, 1785)

flecked box crab
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Classification
Malacostraca | Decapoda | Aethridae
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Main reference
Fransozo, A., M.L. Negreiros-Fransozo, F.L.M. Mantelatto, M.A.A. Pinheiro and S. Santos. 1992. (Ref. 8759)
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Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 8.2 cm CW male/unsexed; (Ref. )

Environment
Benthic; depth range ? - 160 m (Ref. 97531)

Climate / Range
Tropical

Distribution
Western Atlantic and Eastern Atlantic. Tropical to subtropical.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Carapace width range: 0.25 to 8.15 cm (Ref. 93549). Found on molluscan and other shells (Ref. 97531). Members of the order Decapoda are mostly gonochoric. Mating behavior: Precopulatory courtship ritual is common (through olfactory and tactile cues); usually indirect sperm transfer (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




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Mass conversion

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