Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Demersal; depth range 0 - 15 m (Ref. 865). Temperate
Eastern Pacific: Canada to Mexico.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 2.5 cm CL male/unsexed; (Ref. 865)
It is commonly found in the shells of snails Lithopoma gibberosum, Lithopoma undosum, Polinices lewisii, and Kelletia kelletii, on rocks and soft bottoms to a depth of 15 meters (Ref. 865). 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.
Gotshall, D.W. 2005. (Ref. 865)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 6.7 - 18.7, mean 9.7 (based on 213 cells).