Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range ? - 1320 m (Ref. 87391), usually 200 - 600 m (Ref. 2660). Deep-water
Southern Oceans: Southern tip of South America, South Georgia and Antarctic Continental Shelf.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Known as one of the most abundan shelf inhabiting Antarctic shrimps (Ref. 86805). Found in the continental shelves and slopes at depths of 200 to 600 m; digging itself ventrally into the sediment (Ref. 2660). 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.
Gorny, M. 1999. (Ref. 87391)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models