Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Reef-associated; depth range 0 - 148 m (Ref. 69553). Tropical
Indo-Pacific and the Mediterranean: South Africa to Japan, Australia and Phoenix Islands; Synalpheus tumidomanus africanus: Gibraltar Strait.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 0.1 cm CL male/unsexed; (Ref. 69553)
Minimum depth from Ref. 96667. Subtidal (Ref. 106854). Found among dead corals and sponges at intertidal depths to 148 m.
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.
Chace, F.A. Jr. 1988. (Ref. 69553)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
| FishSource |
Estimates of some properties based on models
): 17.4 - 29, mean 27.5 (based on 1806 cells).