Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Reef-associated; depth range 0 - 100 m (Ref. 96667), usually 7 - 23 m (Ref. 96667). Tropical
Central Pacific: Philippines and French Polynesia.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
One of the smallest alpheid and caridean shrimps (Ref. 79760). Found on corals reef walls, in crevices of dead corals and in coral rubble on sand and gravel (Ref. 79760). 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.
Anker, A., D. Poddoubtchenko and M.-S. Jeng. 2006. (Ref. 79760)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 27 - 29, mean 28 (based on 148 cells).