Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; freshwater; brackish. Tropical
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Can live at a range of salinities from brackish to entirely freshwater, and can immediately adapt into the transition in three generations (Ref. 115281). Detritivore (Ref. 115295). 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.
Bisby, F.A., M.A. Ruggiero, K.L. Wilson, M. Cachuela-Palacio, S.W. Kimani, Y.R. Roskov, A. Soulier-Perkins and J. van Hertum. 2005. (Ref. 19)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
FAO(Aquaculture: production; fisheries: production) | FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models