Malacostraca | Stomatopoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 25 - 518 m (Ref. 83920). Tropical; 29°N - 12°S, 112°W - 77°W
Eastern Pacific: Mexico to Peru.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Mesolittoral zone (Ref. 101377). Occurs in muddy bottoms consisting of silt and clay (Ref. 101377). Obligate carnivore (Ref. 107082). Moulting is synchronous and associted with the lunar cycle (Ref. 101377).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Moulting is synchronous and associted with the lunar cycle.
Rojas-Herrera, A.A. and X. Chiappa-Carrara. 2002. (Ref. 3622)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 12.2 - 15.6, mean 13.8 (based on 33 cells; Ref. 115970