Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 2 - 91 m (Ref. 122059). Tropical; 13°N - 5°S, 65°W - 37°W (Ref. 4)
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 30.9 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 122431); 34.8 cm TL (female); common length : 25.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 4)
It has carapace lengths of 6 to 9 cm (Ref. 4). Occurs from depths between 42 and 80 m with muddy substrate (Ref. 4).
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.
Holthuis, L.B. 1991. (Ref. 4)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
Fisheries: minor commercial
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 25.1 - 26.7, mean 26.1 (based on 15 cells).