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Palinurellus gundlachi   Von Martens, 1878

Caribbean furry lobster

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Palinurellus gundlachi   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification
Malacostraca | Decapoda | Palinuridae
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Main reference
Holthuis, L.B. 1991. (Ref. 4)
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Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 15.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 4)

Environment
Benthic; depth range 1 - 35 m (Ref. 97534)

Climate / Range
Tropical; 34°N - 9°N, 89°W - 58°W (Ref. 4)

Distribution
Western Central Atlantic: Caribbean Arc (Cuba to Barbados).
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

It has a maximum total length of 15 cm (Ref. 4). Occurs at a depth range from 1.5 to 35 m and are found in rather inaccessible places among rock or coral. It is rather scarce (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).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




Human uses
Fisheries: of no interest
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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown