Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 9 - 24 m (Ref. 8). Tropical
Western Central Atlantic and Eastern Pacific: Panama to Ecuador, possibly from Mexico to northern Peru but species recorded from west of Panama and northern Peru may pertain to Rimapenaeus fuscina.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
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. 126983)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
Fisheries: minor commercial
| FishSource |
Estimates based on models
): 26.5 - 28.7, mean 27.6 (based on 397 cells).