Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 30 - 200 m. Tropical; 25°N - 26°S, 54°E - 144°W (Ref. 4)
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 16.0 cm BL male/unsexed; (Ref. 4)
It has a maximum total body length of 16 cm; and a carapace length of 6 cm; and an average carapace length of 4 to 5 cm (Ref. 4). Occurs at depths from 30 to 200 m and it prefers rocky or coral substrates (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).
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.
Holthuis, L.B. 1991. (Ref. 4)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
Fisheries: of no interest
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 18.9 - 28.9, mean 25.2 (based on 37 cells).
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)