Malacostraca | Decapoda
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)
Size / Weight / Age
Benthic; depth range 30 - 300 m (Ref. 113219)
Climate / Range
Temperate; 60°N - 35°N, 127°E - 150°W
North Pacific. From east coast of Korea, Japan and Kamchatka peninsula to Aleutian Islands and Cook Inlet, Gulf of Alaska. Temperate to boreal.
Maximum depth from Ref. 104115. Adults live on the sand seafloor (Ref. 106884). Inhabits silty bottoms (Ref. 113219). Exhibits cannibalism (Ref. 101157). 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)
Threat to humans
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models