Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 200 - 1280 m (Ref. 81840). Deep-water; 26°N - 4°S, 44°E - 127°E
Indo-West Pacific: South China Sea to the Indian Ocean and Eastern Africa.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Minimum depth from Ref. 105354. Found on blue mud bottom (Ref. 81840). Carnivore and detritus feeder (Ref. 102663). 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). Spawns from October to March, with peaks in November and March (Ref. 116211).
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.
Chou, W-R., S-H. Lai and L-S. Fang. 1999. (Ref. 3208)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 119314)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 6.8 - 11.1, mean 8.8 (based on 71 cells).