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Scylla paramamosain   Estampador, 1949

green mud crab
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Classification
Malacostraca | Decapoda | Portunidae
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Main reference
Ng, P.K.L. 1998. (Ref. 343)
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Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 20.0 cm CW male/unsexed; (Ref. 343); max. published weight: 2.00 g (Ref. 343)

Environment
Demersal

Climate / Range
Tropical

Distribution
Indo-West Pacific: northern parts of South China Sea and parts of Java.
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Short description
Carapace usually green to light green, palm green to greenish blue with lower surface and base of fingers usually pale yellow to yellowish orange.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Common carapace width: between 15 and 18 cm. Inhabits rock areas, near reef, and mangroves (Ref. 343). 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)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown