Malacostraca | Decapoda
Pérez Farfante, I. and B. Kensley. 1997. (Ref. 75620)
Size / Weight / Age
Demersal; depth range 4 - 137 m (Ref. 83922)
Climate / Range
Tropical; 20°N - 9°S, 80°W - 34°W
Western Atlantic: Antilles, Western Caribbean to Brazil.
Found in seagrass in subtidal areas (Ref. 83922). 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
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