Malacostraca | Tanaidacea
Wolff, T. 1962. (Ref. 7734)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 1.5 cm BL male/unsexed; (Ref. 7734); 1.44 cm BL (female)
Climate / Range
Northeast Atlantic, Western Indian Ocean and Antarctic Indian Ocean: Iceland, Greenland, Southeast Africa and Kerguelen Ridge.
Members of the order Tanaidacea are gonochoric and exhibits sexual dimorphism. Mating usually occurs in the female's tube; fertilization occurs in the marsupium. Life cycle: Eggs develop into manca larvae and later grow into reproductive females. After producing 1 or 2 broods, they molt into reproductive males (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)