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Petrolisthes eriomerus   Stimpson, 1871

flattop crab
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Classification
Malacostraca | Decapoda | Porcellanidae
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Main reference
Estampador, E.P. 1959. (Ref. 81840)
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Environment
Benthic

Climate / Range
Tropical

Distribution
Pacific Ocean: Philippines and Canada. Tropical and temperate.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Inhabits the low intertidal and subtidal zone, beneath rocks. Gregarious, megalopae are usually associated with many adults (Ref. 113380). 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). Also Refs. 111904, 112151, 112742 (Ref. 56049).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

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