Malacostraca | Decapoda
Holthuis, L.B. 1980. (Ref. 8)
Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 11.8 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8); 13 cm TL (female)
Benthic; brackish; depth range 1 - 37 m (Ref. 8)
Climate / Range
Tropical; 31°N - 12°S, 47°E - 153°E
Indo-West Pacific: west coast of India to the Philippines and New Guinea.
Can tolerate a wide range of salinity, 3-43 ppt (Ref. 8). Life cycle: Larvae undergo 5 nauplial, 3 protozoal and 3 myses stages. 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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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)