Malacostraca | Decapoda
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)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 18.2 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 104052)
Demersal; freshwater; brackish
Climate / Range
Endemic to Eastern Atlantic: West Africa, from Cape Verde and Senegal to southern Angola.
Females migrate from freshwtaer to the estuarine areas to spawn for larvae requires brackish water to survive and early development. 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: commercial; aquaculture: commercial
| FisheriesWiki |
Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models