Malacostraca | Decapoda
Holthuis, L.B. 1980. (Ref. 8)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 10.5 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8); 14 cm TL (female)
Benthic; depth range 100 - 640 m (Ref. 8), usually 250 - 400 m (Ref. 434)
Climate / Range
Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean: from USA to the Caribbean and off northwest Africa to Mauritania.
Maximum carapace length: 3.7 cm (male); 5.4 cm (female; Ref. 8). Minimum depth from Ref. 434. 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: of potential interest
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)