Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 1 - 520 m (Ref. 96667). Tropical
Atlantic and Indo-Pacific: St. Helena, from South Africa to French Polynesia.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Found in shallow water, shelf and slope; small specimens carry sponge or ascidian caps (Ref. 89503).
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.
Yaldwyn, J.C. and W.R. Webber. 2011. (Ref. 89503)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 12.3 - 24.5, mean 16.7 (based on 313 cells).