Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 15 - 70 m (Ref. 78494). Tropical
Eastern Central Pacific: USA to Mexico.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 17.5 cm CW male/unsexed; (Ref. 78494); 15.3 cm CW (female); max. published weight: 0.00 g
Male/unsexed size from Ref. 865. It is found on soft bottoms in subtidal areas to a depth of 48 meters. It is observed to clean parasites from sand bass Paralabrax nebulifer (Ref. 78494). Also Refs. 111905, 111906 (Ref. 56049).
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.
Bisby, F.A., M.A. Ruggiero, K.L. Wilson, M. Cachuela-Palacio, S.W. Kimani, Y.R. Roskov, A. Soulier-Perkins and J. van Hertum. 2005. (Ref. 19)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 127697)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models