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Farfantepenaeus brevirostris   (Kingsley, 1878)

crystal shrimp

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Farfantepenaeus brevirostris   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Malacostraca | Decapoda | Penaeidae

Environment / Climate / Range

Demersal; depth range 20 - 180 m (Ref. 83922).  Tropical, preferred 26°C (Ref. 107945); 32°N - 5°S, 116°W - 77°W (Ref. 75620)

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Pacific Ocean: Mexico to Peru and the Galapagos.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 15.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8); 17 cm TL (female)

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Maximum carapace length: 5.6 cm (Ref. 8). Prefers mud and sandy mud bottoms (Refs. 8, 83922) (Ref. 8). 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.

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Holthuis, L.B. 1980. (Ref. 8)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses

Fisheries: commercial
FAO(fisheries: production) | FisheriesWiki | Sea Around Us

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Mass conversion

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Estimates of some properties based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969): 15.9 - 27, mean 23.2 (based on 121 cells; Ref. 115970).
Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Very high