Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 57 - 1034 m (Ref. 97531). Tropical
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions
Western Atlantic Ocean.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Found on molluscan and other shells and shell hash (Ref. 97531). Opportunistic carnivore and scavenger, consuming different benthic infauna (Ref. 111690). 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.
Bisby, F.A., M.A. Ruggiero, K.L. Wilson, M. Cachuela-Palacio, S.W. Kimani, Y.R. Roskov, A. Soulier-Perkins and J. van Hertum. 2005. (Ref. 19)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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