Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 30 - 731 m (Ref. 77901). Subtropical
Indo-West Pacific: South Africa and Madagascar to Australia, Japan and Tonga.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 1.6 cm CL male/unsexed; (Ref. 74472); 1.79 cm CL (female)
Female maximum carapace length from Ref. 84670. On rocks and rubbles (Ref. 99823). 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.
Zheng, Y., X. Chen, J. Chen, Y. Wang, X. Shen, W. Chen and C. Li. 2003. (Ref. 75927)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 10.8 - 22.2, mean 15.7 (based on 486 cells).