Euphausia crystallorophias   Holt & Tattersall, 1906

ice krill
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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Malacostraca | Euphausiacea | Euphausiidae

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Pelagic; depth range 0 - 4000 m (Ref. 26875), usually 0 - 650 m (Ref. 26875).  Polar

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Circum-Antarctic.

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)

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

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).

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Sala, A., M. Azzali and A. Russo. 2002. (Ref. 75771)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744)


CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses

Fisheries: commercial
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Internet sources

BHL | BOLD Systems | CISTI | DiscoverLife | FAO(Publication : search) | GenBank (genome, nucleotide) | GloBI | | Google Books | Google Scholar | Google | ispecies | PubMed | Tree of Life | Wikipedia (Go, Search) | Zoological Record

Estimates of some properties based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969): -1.8 - 1.1, mean -1.6 (based on 3588 cells).
Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown