Palibythus magnificus   Davie, 1990

musical furry lobster

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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Malacostraca | Decapoda | Palinuridae

Environment / Climate / Range Ecology

Benthic; depth range 70 - 300 m (Ref. 4).  Tropical; 12°S - 17°S, 174°E - 170°E (Ref. 4)

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Central Pacific.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 27 cm TL (female)

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Minimum depth from Ref. 96667. Carapace length of females ranges from 13.1 to 13.7 cm (Ref. 4). Occurs in sublittoral to deep waters (Ref. 77016). Depth range between 220 and 300 m (Ref. 4). Members of the order Decapoda are mostly gonochoric. Mating behavior: Precopulatory courtship ritual is common (through olfactory and tactile cues); usually indirect sperm transfer (Ref. 833).

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.

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Holthuis, L.B. 1991. (Ref. 4)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses

Fisheries: of no interest
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Mass conversion

Internet sources

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Estimates of some properties based on models

Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown