Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 24 - 232 m (Ref. 102800). Subtropical
Indo-West Pacific: United Arab Emirates, New Caledonia and China.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Found on a cap rock covered with sand (Ref. 102805). Associated with the medusae Mastigias papua (Ref. 102802). 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.
Zheng, Y., X. Chen, J. Chen, Y. Wang, X. Shen, W. Chen and C. Li. 2003. (Ref. 75927)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 19.2 - 27.9, mean 25.8 (based on 610 cells).