Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 300 - 2161 m (Ref. 87543). Tropical; 33°N - 32°S, 30°E - 167°E (Ref. 4)
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 40.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 4)
Carapace length: 2 to 21 cm; 11 to 19 cm in ovigerous females (Ref. 4). Minimum depth from Ref. 98471. 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.
Holthuis, L.B. 1991. (Ref. 4)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
Fisheries: of no interest
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 3.9 - 4.7, mean 4.4 (based on 66 cells).
Low to moderate vulnerability (30 of 100)