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Pasiphaea sivado   (Risso, 1816)

white glass shrimp

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Malacostraca | Decapoda | Pasiphaeidae

Environment / Climate / Range Ecology

Pelagic; depth range 0 - 871 m (Ref. 80196), usually 100 - 300 m (Ref. 8).  Tropical; 68°N - 27°N, 70°W - 36°E

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Western Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea and the Arctic: Norway and Scotland, south to eastern Mediteranean. Polar to tropical.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 2.2 cm CL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8)

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Minimum depth from Ref. 8. Known from pelagic depths between 100 to 200 m (Ref. 92299). Carries out diel vertical migrations. Diet is based on pelagic crustaceans like euphausiids and calanoids, and bottom feeding has been reported to be minimal, as is the passive ingestion of forams. However, at night, large specimens feed near the bottom on suprabenthic gammarid amphipods. In general, predatory activity occurs higher in the water column at night (Ref. 105773). 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).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae

Members of the order Decapoda are mostly gonochoric. Mating behavior: Precopulatory courtship ritual is common (through olfactory and tactile cues); usually indirect sperm transfer.

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Williams, A.B., L.G. Abele, D.L. Felder, H.H. Hobbs Jr., R.B. Manning, P.A. McLaughlin and I. Pérez Farfante. 1988. (Ref. 2214)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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Price category (Ref. 80766)
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