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Nephropsis neglecta   Holthuis, 1974

ruby lobsterette

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Nephropsis neglecta   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification
Malacostraca | Decapoda | Nephropidae
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Main reference
Holthuis, L.B. 1991. (Ref. 4)
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Size / Weight / Age
Common length : 7.5 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 4)

Environment
Benthic; depth range 655 - 1300 m (Ref. 4), usually 800 - 1300 m (Ref. 4)

Climate / Range
Tropical; 27°N - 7°N, 86°W - 53°W (Ref. 4)

Distribution
Western Central Atlantic: Lesser Antilles.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

It has lengths of 3 to 7.5 cm, total length; 1.5 to 3.5 cm, carapace length (Ref. 4). Deep sea (Ref. 97531). Occurs at depths between 655 and 1234 m but most catches are between 800 and 1300 m with sandy or muddy substrate and sometimes with rubble (Ref. 4). 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




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Fisheries: of no interest
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