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). 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. 124695)
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).