Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 1 - 35 m (Ref. 97534). Tropical; 34°N - 9°N, 89°W - 58°W (Ref. 4)
Western Central Atlantic: Caribbean Arc (Cuba to Barbados).
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 15.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 4)
It has a maximum total length of 15 cm (Ref. 4). Occurs at a depth range from 1.5 to 35 m and are found in rather inaccessible places among rock or coral. It is rather scarce (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
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 26.6 - 28.3, mean 27.5 (based on 348 cells).
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)