Malacostraca | Euphausiacea
Environment / Climate / Range
Pelagic; depth range 100 - 1000 m (Ref. 3439). Temperate
Pacific Ocean. Subtropical to temperate.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 2.2 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 3439)
Able to feed from suspension either unicellular algae or small nauplii such as Artemia sp. Generally, feeding occurs at night and is confined to the upper 100 m (Ref. 104683).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Boden, B.P., M.W. Johnson and E. Brinton. 1955. (Ref. 3439)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)