Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 70 - 300 m (Ref. 4). Tropical; 12°S - 17°S, 174°E - 170°E (Ref. 4)
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 27 cm TL (female)
Minimum depth from Ref. 96667. Carapace length of females ranges from 13.1 to 13.7 cm (Ref. 4). Occurs in sublittoral to deep waters (Ref. 77016). Depth range between 220 and 300 m (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).
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 no interest
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 4.4 - 17.4, mean 5.6 (based on 14 cells).