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Metapenaeus demani   (Roux, 1921)

demon shrimp
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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 : 9.6 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8); 12.1000003814697 cm TL (female)

Environment

Demersal

Climate / Range

Tropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Indo-West Pacific: New Guinea and Australia. Pérez Farfante (Ref. 75620) recognizes 2 subspecies: Metapenaeus demani demani from New Guinea and Northern Territory, Australia and Metapenaeus demani stephani from New Guinea and Queensland, Australia.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

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


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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