Malacostraca | Decapoda
Holthuis, L.B. 1991. (Ref. 4)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 15.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 4); common length : 10.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 4)
Benthic; depth range 1 - 300 m
Climate / Range
Tropical; 35°N - 24°S, 83°W - 30°W (Ref. 4)
Western Atlantic and Indo-Pacific.
It has a maximum total body length of 15 cm, usually up to 10 cm (Ref. 4). Sublittoral to deep (Ref. 77016). Occurs at depths from 1 to 300 m, usually between 50 and 100 m and inhabits the outer parts of coral reef slopes (Ref. 4). 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).
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
Fisheries: of potential interest
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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)