Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; brackish. Subtropical
Indo-West Pacific. Introduced in Australia and Eastern Pacific and Eastern Atlantic.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?, range 0 - ? cm Max length : 7.3 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 104052)
From sublittoral sediments (Ref. 1314).
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.
Williams, A.B., L.G. Abele, D.L. Felder, H.H. Hobbs Jr., R.B. Manning, P.A. McLaughlin and I. Pérez Farfante. 1988. (Ref. 2214)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 126983)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
High, minimum population doubling time less than 15 months (K=0.49-0.75).