Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Eastern Central Atlantic and the Mediterranean.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 6.5 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 104052)
Occurs in shallow eel-grass meadows and is almost exclusively carnivorous (Ref. 82172).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Spawning period if from April to October. Maximum percentage of ovigerous females occur between late spring and early summer.
Bisby, F.A., M.A. Ruggiero, K.L. Wilson, M. Cachuela-Palacio, S.W. Kimani, Y.R. Roskov, A. Soulier-Perkins and J. van Hertum. 2005. (Ref. 19)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 16.2 - 19.4, mean 18.2 (based on 54 cells).