Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 1 - 25 m (Ref. 96667). Tropical
Indo-Pacific: Tanzania to Japan, Australia and Colombia.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Body generally dull yellow, with scattered red chromatophores.
Epizoic, subtidal (Ref. 106854). Associated with an assemblage of sea stars (Refs. 81533, 101104, 102254, 102275).
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.
Li, X. and J.Y. Liu. 2004. (Ref. 81533)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 127697)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 22.9 - 29.2, mean 28.3 (based on 3762 cells).