Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 0 - 83 m (Ref. 83922). Tropical
Western Atlantic: USA and West Indies to Colombia and Brazil.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Found in seagrass beds and sandy bottoms, in littoral and sublittoral areas (Ref. 83922). Also on rubble and other submerged vegetation (Ref. 97531). 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. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 0.8 - 27.7, mean 23.4 (based on 992 cells; Ref. 115970