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Daldorfia horrida   (Linnaeus, 1758)

horrid elbow crab

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
This map was computer-generated and has not yet been reviewed.
Daldorfia horrida   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS

Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Malacostraca | Decapoda | Parthenopidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Poupin, J. 2050. (Ref. 2891)

Size / Weight / Age

Environment

Reef-associated; depth range 0 - 125 m (Ref. 105618)

Climate / Range

Tropical; 32°N - 31°S, 30°E - 108°W

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Indo-Pacific Ocean. Tropical and subtropical.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Prefers sandy substrates (Ref. 2899). Large chela is used to crush snails and molluscan shells of hermit crabs. Reported to be mildly toxic to toxic. Toxicity of its flesh may be a result of accumulation of toxins from its diet (Ref. 102986). 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).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

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