Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Benthic; depth range 60 - 400 m (Ref. 409). Tropical
Western Pacific: Indonesia to Japan and the Philippines.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm 1.0, range 1 - ? cm Max length : 11.5 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 78196); 15 cm TL (female); max. published weight: 15.60 g (Ref. 78196); max. published weight: 15.60 g
Common body length: 7.0 and 12.0 cm.
Minimum depth from Ref. 78196. Inhabits the upper slopes of continental shelves at depths from 78 to 400 m, on sandy mud bottom (Ref. 409). GSI read off from Ref. 117262 (Fig. 4, p. 843) (Ref. 117262).
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.
Chan, T.Y. 1998. (Ref. 409)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 9 - 22.5, mean 18 (based on 194 cells).
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)