Malacostraca | Isopoda
Lowry, J.K. and K. Dempsey. 2006. (Ref. 7976)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 35.0 cm BL male/unsexed; (Ref. 7976)
Demersal; depth range 300 - 2500 m (Ref. 7976)
Climate / Range
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions
West Central Pacific: South China, Sulu and Coral seas.
Inhabits continental slope, from bathyal to upper abyss (Ref. 7976). Members of the order Isopoda are mostly gonochoric. Mating behavior: Mating usually occurs before and sometimes during the parturial molt. Sperm transfer is indirect. Life cycle: Eggs are brooded in the marsupium, which later hatch into manca postlarva before developing into adults (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models
Low vulnerability (25 of 100)