Malacostraca | Mysida
Environment / Climate / Range
Demersal; freshwater; brackish; depth range 1 - 3 m (Ref. 108756). Tropical
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions
Western Central Atlantic.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?, range 1 - 0.9 cm
Brackish and may also occur in fresh water. Found in shallow tide pools on sand flats at low tide (Ref. 108788). May filter feed but also consumes copepods (Ref. 108780). Spawning occurs throughout the year. Spawning and growth occur in freshwater. Fertilization occurs in the marsupium (Ref. 109247).
Spawning occurs throughout the year. Spawning and growth occur in freshwater. Fertilization occurs in the marsupium (Ref. 109247).
Bisby, F.A., M.A. Ruggiero, K.L. Wilson, M. Cachuela-Palacio, S.W. Kimani, Y.R. Roskov, A. Soulier-Perkins and J. van Hertum. 2005. (Ref. 19)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models