Malacostraca | Decapoda
Harms, J. 1993. (Ref. 2711)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 16.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8)
Benthic; depth range 0 - 968 m (Ref. 101286)
Climate / Range
Temperate, preferred 5°C (Ref. 107945)
North Atlantic: USA, Germany and Ireland.
Common in offshore waters (Ref. 106917). Epifaunal in areas with sludge (Ref. 96352). Free-living (Ref. 3123). 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)
Threat to humans
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models