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Homalaspis plana   (Milne-Edwards, 1834)

blackberry crab

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Classification
Malacostraca | Decapoda | Platyxanthidae
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Main reference
Servicio Nacional de Pesca y Acuicultura. 2011. (Ref. 90098)
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Environment
Benthic; depth range 2 - 272 m (Ref. 87801)

Climate / Range
Subtropical; 2°S - 57°S, 82°W - 66°W

Distribution
Southeast Pacific: from Guayaquil (Ecuador) to the Strait of Magellan, including all of the Chilean coast.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Maximum depth from Ref. 105473. Intertidal (Ref. 66513). It is found on hard substrates like rocks (Ref. 87801). Juveniles are abundant on sheltered habitats like sand and shell hash with boulders (Ref. 66513). Feeds on carrion, sea urchins (Ref. 87801), molluscs (Refs. 87801, 105267) and crustaceans (Ref. 105267). Ovigerous females are observed from July to December (Ref. 87801).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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Mass conversion

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Price category (Ref. 80766)