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Uca rapax   (Smith, 1870)

mudflat fiddler

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Malacostraca | Decapoda | Ocypodidae

Environment / Climate / Range

Benthic; brackish; depth range 0 - ? m (Ref. 97531).  Tropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Western Atlantic: Belize and Brazil.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm 0.7  range ? - ? cm

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Supratidal to intertidal (Ref. 97531). Occurs in mudflats (Ref. 104853). Scavenger, detritivore, feeding on macroalgae, mangrove leaves and small invertebrates (Ref. 111636). Deposit feeder (Ref. 111637). 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.

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

McKeon, C.S. and I.C. Feller. 2004. (Ref. 86356)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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Mass conversion

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Estimates of some properties based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969): 23.2 - 28.1, mean 27.1 (based on 673 cells; Ref. 115970).
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown