Malacostraca | Isopoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 2526 - 4071 m (Ref. 8019). Subtropical
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions
Mediterranean and Caribbean seas and Columbia Abyssal Plain.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 0.3 cm BL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8019); 0.41 cm BL (female)
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Isopoda are mostly gonochoric. Mating behavior: Mating usually occurs before and sometimes during the parturial molt. Sperm transfer is indirect. Life cycle: Eggs are brooded in the marsupium, which later hatch into manca postlarva before developing into adults.
Kavanagh, F.A., G.D.F. Wilson and A.M. Power. 2006. (Ref. 8019)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 127697)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100).