Malacostraca | Tanaidacea
Bird, G.J. 2004. (Ref. 7792)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 0.2 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 7792); 0.27 cm TL (female)
Pelagic; depth range 9 - 210 m (Ref. 96468)
Climate / Range
Northeast Atlantic: UK and Norway.
It is found on fine muddy substrates (Ref. 96468). Members of the order Tanaidacea are gonochoric and exhibits sexual dimorphism. Mating usually occurs in the female's tube; fertilization occurs in the marsupium. Life cycle: Eggs develop into manca larvae and later grow into reproductive females. After producing 1 or 2 broods, they molt into reproductive males (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
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)