Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 420 - 1260 m (Ref. 4), usually 500 - 800 m (Ref. 4). Tropical; 35°N - 8°N, 97°W - 57°W (Ref. 4)
Western Central Atlantic: from Bermuda to northern South America (Guiana).
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cmCommon length : 13.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 4)
Total length: 2 to 13 cm; carapace length: 1 and 6 cm (Ref. 4). Deep sea (Ref. 97531). 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).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Decapoda are mostly gonochoric. Mating behavior: Precopulatory courtship ritual is common (through olfactory and tactile cues); usually indirect sperm transfer.
Holthuis, L.B. 1991. (Ref. 4)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
Fisheries: of potential interest
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 6.2 - 13.7, mean 9 (based on 112 cells).