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Paralomis spinosissima   Birstein & Vinogradov, 1972

Antarctic stone crab

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Paralomis spinosissima   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification
Malacostraca | Decapoda | Lithodidae | Lithodinae
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Main reference
SAUP Database. 2006. (Ref. 356)
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Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 11.0 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 356); max. published weight: 559.00 g (Ref. 2690)

Environment
Benthic; depth range 120 - 1690 m (Ref. 3212)

Climate / Range
Temperate, preferred 1°C (Ref. 107945)

Distribution
Southern Oceans: Chile, South Georgia, Falkland Islands, Kerguelen Arc and the Antarctic Continental Shelf.
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Maximum depth from Ref. 93860. Tends to concentrate in areas near the shelf break (Ref. 106921). 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: commercial
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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)
Very high