Malacostraca | Decapoda
Holthuis, L.B. 1980. (Ref. 8)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 4.7 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8); 7.30000019073486 cm TL (female)
Demersal; brackish; depth range 24 - 50 m (Ref. 8)
Climate / Range
Indian Ocean: South Africa to India and Sri Lanka.
Carapace length: 0.7 to 1.85 cm (Ref. 8). Maximum depth from Ref. 801. From coast to depths of 50 m (Ref. 8). Also in estuarine habitats (Ref.107340). 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)
Threat to humans
Fisheries: minor commercial
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)