Malacostraca | Euphausiacea
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Pelagic; depth range 0 - 4000 m (Ref. 26875), usually 0 - 650 m (Ref. 26875). Polar
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 4.2 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 75771); 3.4 cm TL (female)
Female maximum length from Ref. 26875. Found from surface to 300 to 4000 m. Undertakes vertical migration (Ref. 26875). Breeds from end of December to February under the ice (Ref. 26875).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Breeds from end of December to February under the ice (Ref. 26875).
Sala, A., M. Azzali and A. Russo. 2002. (Ref. 75771)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource | Sea Around Us
Estimates of some properties based on models
): -1.8 - 1.1, mean -1.6 (based on 3588 cells).
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)