Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 186 - 457 m (Ref. 4). Tropical; 18°N - 24°S, 114°E - 169°E (Ref. 4)
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 12.0 cm BL male/unsexed; (Ref. 4)
It has a maximum total body length of 12 cm; and a carapace length between 2 and 4.5 cm (Ref. 4). Occurs in depths between 186 and 457 m on smooth substrates of sand, mud or a mixture of the two (Ref. 4). 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).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Decapoda are mostly gonochoric. Mating behavior: Precopulatory courtship ritual is common (through olfactory and tactile cues); usually indirect sperm transfer.
Holthuis, L.B. 1991. (Ref. 4)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
Fisheries: of potential interest
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 11.1 - 18.9, mean 13.3 (based on 51 cells).
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)