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Metapenaeopsis lamellata   (De Haan, 1844)

humpback prawn

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Metapenaeopsis lamellata   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Malacostraca | Decapoda | Penaeidae

Main reference References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Holthuis, L.B. 1980. (Ref. 8)

Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 6.6 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8); 7.5 cm TL (female)

Environment

Benthic; depth range 1 - 200 m (Ref. 8)

Climate / Range

Tropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Indo-West Pacific: from Japan to Australia and New Caledonia.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Minimum depth from Ref. 99823. Bottom coral. On muddy and sandy substrates (Ref. 99823). 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)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses

Fisheries: commercial
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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Very high