Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; brackish; depth range 0 - 1 m (Ref. 97531). Tropical
Western Atlantic: Belize and Brazil.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm 0.7  range ? - ? cm
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. 66921). 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.
McKeon, C.S. and I.C. Feller. 2004. (Ref. 86356)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 23.2 - 28.1, mean 27.1 (based on 673 cells).