Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 22 - 37 m (Ref. 8). Tropical; 25°S - 38°S, 142°E - 154°E
Western Pacific: Australia.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 16.2 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8); max. reported age: 1.50 years (Ref. 126834)
Juveniles are found in shallower water in marine and estuarine environment (Ref. 8).
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.
Holthuis, L.B. 1980. (Ref. 8)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 127697)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
Fisheries: highly commercial
FAO - Aquaculture: production; | FishSource | Sea Around Us
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 17.2 - 24.3, mean 22.4 (based on 5 cells).
Low vulnerability (10 of 100).