Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 100 - 1250 m (Ref. 104052), usually 230 - 730 m (Ref. 104052). Subtropical
Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean: from Angola to northwest coast of Spain, and in the Mediterranean from the Alboran Sea, Crete Island, and Aegean Sea.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 12.8 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 104052)
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.
Williams, A.B., L.G. Abele, D.L. Felder, H.H. Hobbs Jr., R.B. Manning, P.A. McLaughlin and I. PÃ©rez Farfante. 1988. (Ref. 2214)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
Fisheries: minor commercial
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 6.1 - 15.7, mean 9.2 (based on 685 cells; Ref. 115970