Malacostraca | Isopoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Reef-associated; depth range 0 - 2 m (Ref. 3113). Tropical
Western Central Atlantic: Belize.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
This is an epibenthic, subtidal, and intertidal species found in coral reefs, rocky and rubble bottoms (Ref. 83926).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Members of the order Isopoda are mostly gonochoric. Mating behavior: Mating usually occurs before and sometimes during the parturial molt. Sperm transfer is indirect. Life cycle: Eggs are brooded in the marsupium, which later hatch into manca postlarva before developing into adults.
Schotte, M., B.F. Kensley and S. Shilling. 1995. (Ref. 3113)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 27.4 - 28.2, mean 27.9 (based on 189 cells).