Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Pelagic-neritic; depth range 2 - 242 m (Ref. 84018), usually 4 - 85 m (Ref. 84018). Tropical; 24°N - 6°S, 112°W - 81°W (Ref. 84018)
Eastern Pacific: Mexico to Peru.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 8.7 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 84018); 10.07 cm TL (female)
Minimum depth from Ref. 83922. This is an epipelagic species found on sandy bottoms (Ref. 83922). 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.
PÃ©rez Farfante, I. and B. Kensley. 1997. (Ref. 75620)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
Fisheries: minor commercial
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 16.6 - 29.1, mean 26.9 (based on 72 cells).