Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Pelagic; depth range 100 - 3400 m (Ref. 101570). Tropical; 25°N - 38°S, 20°W - 120°W
Southeast Atlantic and Indo-West Pacific: Australia and New Caledonia.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Minimum depth from Ref. 78709. Possibly an intermediate host for some parasitic nematodes of fishes (Ref. 78709). 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.
PÃ©rez Farfante, I. and B. Kensley. 1997. (Ref. 75620)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 3.4 - 7.8, mean 4.4 (based on 193 cells).