Malacostraca | Mysida
Environment / Climate / Range
Pelagic; brackish. Tropical
Western Indian Ocean: Iraq and India.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Widely distributed in brackish waters. Found among vegetation of Ceratophyllum sp. or hovers freely. Also under rocks or among plants such as Phragmites australis (Ref. 114998). Most mysids are omnivores, feeding on copepods, diatoms and organic detritus (Ref. 115106).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Naser, M.D., T.A. Khalaf, A.GH. Yasser and H.SH. Darweesh. 2012. (Ref. 114998)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models