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Nematopalaemon hastatus   (Aurivillius, 1898)

estuarine prawn

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Nematopalaemon hastatus   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification
Malacostraca | Decapoda | Palaemonidae
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Main reference
Fischer, W., G. Bianchi and W.B. Scott (eds.). 1981. (Ref. 434)
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Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 7.5 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 434)

Environment
Benthopelagic; brackish; depth range 3 - 740 m (Ref. 105050)

Climate / Range
Tropical; 16°N - 17°S, 18°W - 14°E

Distribution
Eastern Atlantic: along West African coast, from Senegal to Angola.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Pelagic (Ref. 105112). Also found on sandy and muddy bottoms in estuarine and coastal marine waters to depths of about 50 m (Ref. 434). Mainly feeds on mysids and copepods. Preyed upon by fish and decapods (Ref. 105112). 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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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

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