Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Demersal; depth range 451 - 550 m. Tropical; 27°N - 18°N, 81°W - 61°W (Ref. 4)
Western Central Atlantic.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 15.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 4)
It has a maximum total body length of 15 cm; and a carapace length of 4 to 7 cm (Ref. 4). Occurs at depths between (393-) 451 and 550 m with muddy substrates (Ref. 4). 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.
Holthuis, L.B. 1991. (Ref. 4)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
Fisheries: of no interest
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 11.5 - 13.8, mean 12.2 (based on 5 cells).
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)