Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; brackish. Tropical
Western Indian Ocean: In the northwestern Indian Ocean from Arabian Gulf to the Gulf of Oman and Pakistan.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 0.9 cm CL male/unsexed; (Ref. 107481); 0.824 cm CL (female)
It is found on rocky intertidal areas, rocky jetties, oyster banks and mangroves (Ref. 106819). Some under artificial stones or old boats at the intertidal (Ref. 115228). Found on sediments of varying sizes. Lives in small burrows among pneumatophores, under decaying wood and large dead shells (Ref. 107481).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Naderloo, R. and M. TÃ¼rkay. 2012. (Ref. 106819)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models