Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 240 - 1865 m (Ref. 83922). Tropical, preferred 23°C (Ref. 107945); 11°N - 44°S, 86°W - 71°W
Eastern Pacific: Costa Rica to Chiloe, Chile.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 10.1 cm CL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8); 21.5 cm TL (female)
Benthic species found in muddy bottoms (Ref. 83922). Reported to feed on frenulates (Ref. 112884). 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.
Faxon, W. 1893. (Ref. 21)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
Fisheries: of potential interest
FAO(fisheries: production) | FishSource | Sea Around Us
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 4.4 - 6.7, mean 5.4 (based on 18 cells).
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)