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Dardanus lagopodes   (Forsskål, 1775)


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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Malacostraca | Decapoda | Diogenidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Davie, P.J.F. 2002. (Ref. 8423)

Size / Weight / Age

Environment

Reef-associated; depth range 0 - 120 m (Ref. 96667)

Climate / Range

Tropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Indo-Pacific: east coast of Africa to Japan and Tuamotu Archipelago.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Found along the neritic zone, in reef areas (Ref. 97241). Commonly inhabits broad-mouthed cone shells (Ref. 8423). Carnivore (Ref. 108396). Observed to feed on tridacnid clams in aquaria by chipping valve ends (Ref. 108392). 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

Price category (Ref. 80766)
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