Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 32 - 345 m (Ref. 99823). Tropical
Indo-West Pacific: New Caledonia, Mozambique, Mauritius and Madagascar.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 7.4 cm CW male/unsexed; (Ref. 119750); 12 cm CW (female)
Found on muddy or sandy bottom (Ref. 99823). Spawns throughout the year, with peak from August to October (Ref. 116211).
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.
MarineSpecies.org. 2050. (Ref. 3477)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 17.3 - 26.8, mean 23.5 (based on 179 cells).