Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 2 - 228 m (Ref. 8). Tropical; 31°N - 25°S, 8°E - 34°W
Western Atlantic: from Florida to Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 10.1 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8)
Maximum depth from Ref. 97531. Marine environment. Subtropical and tropical climates (Ref. 8). Oceanic, demersal (Ref. 121697). Also found along the coast (Ref. 121699), in the continental shelf (Ref. 121698), occurring at depths of 2 to 99 m on bottom mud and sand (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: minor commercial
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 10.2 - 27.2, mean 22.5 (based on 324 cells).
Low vulnerability (10 of 100).