Advertisement

You can sponsor this page

Solenocera melantho   De Man, 1907

Razor mud shrimp

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
This map was computer-generated and has not yet been reviewed.
Solenocera melantho  AquaMaps  Data sources: GBIF OBIS
Upload your photos 
| All pictures | Google image |
Image of Solenocera melantho (Razor mud shrimp)
Solenocera melantho
Picture by FAO

Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Malacostraca | Decapoda | Solenoceridae

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Benthic; depth range 60 - 400 m (Ref. 409).  Tropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

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

Short description Morphology

Common body length: 7.0 and 12.0 cm.

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

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.

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Chan, T.Y. 1998. (Ref. 409)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)


CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses

Fisheries: commercial
| FishSource |

Tools

More information

Countries
FAO areas
Ecosystems
Occurrences
Introductions
Stocks
Ecology
Diet
Food items
Common names
Synonyms
Predators
Reproduction
Maturity
Spawning
Fecundity
Eggs
Egg development
References
Mass conversion

Internet sources

BHL | BOLD Systems | CISTI | DiscoverLife | FAO(Publication : search) | GenBank (genome, nucleotide) | GloBI | Gomexsi | Google Books | Google Scholar | Google | ispecies | PubMed | Tree of Life | Wikipedia (Go, Search) | Zoological Record

Estimates of some properties based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969): 9 - 22.5, mean 18 (based on 194 cells).
Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown