Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; brackish. Tropical
Indo-West Pacific: Tanzania to China, Australia and USA.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
This type series came from three different localities in the Pacific Ocean: Ovalou Island, Fiji Islands; Sandwich Islands; and Samoa Islands (Ref. 76997). Found in brackish waters in French Polynesia (Ref. 77016). 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.
Gibbs, P.E. 1978. (Ref. 3197)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 23.5 - 28.6, mean 26.8 (based on 312 cells).