Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 300 - 460 m (Ref. 4). Subtropical; 18°S - 38°S, 111°E - 129°E (Ref. 4)
Indo-west Pacific: Australia.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 18.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 122061)
It has lengths of 18 cm, total body length; 3 to 5 cm, carapace length (Ref. 4). Prefers mud, or mud and rubble substrates (Ref. 4).
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.
Holthuis, L.B. 1991. (Ref. 4)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 126983)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
Fisheries: of potential interest
| FishSource |
Estimates based on models
): 10.2 - 13.9, mean 11.5 (based on 10 cells).