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Hyastenus diacanthus   (de Haan, 1839)

horn decorator crab

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Hyastenus diacanthus   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Malacostraca | Decapoda | Majidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Zheng, Y., X. Chen, J. Chen, Y. Wang, X. Shen, W. Chen and C. Li. 2003. (Ref. 75927)

Size / Weight / Age

Environment

Benthic; depth range 15 - 32 m (Ref. 108032)

Climate / Range

Subtropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Indo-West Pacific: Singapore, China, Japan and Korea.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Occurs in the lower intertidal shores and shallow subtidal area. Attach hydroids, sponges, bryozoans, compound ascidians, and pieces of algae onto its carapace (Ref. 108033). 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

Human uses


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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

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