Malacostraca | Stomatopoda
Ahyong, S.T. 2001. (Ref. 3099)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 3.8 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 3141)
Benthic; depth range 0 - 100 m (Ref. 99185)
Climate / Range
Indo-Pacific: Western Indian Ocean to Australia, Indonesia, the South China Sea and New Caledonia.
Minimum depth from Ref. 96667. Found in coral, sponge, coralline algae or rock crevices in rocky and coral reefs (Ref. 3099). Some members of the order Stomatopoda pair for life and some come together only to mate. Males produce sperm ducts rather than spermatophores; females can brood a maximum of 50,000 eggs. Life cycle: Eggs hatch to a planktonic zoea which lasts for 3 months (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
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)