Carcinoscorpius rotundicauda

mangrove horseshoe crab
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Classification
Merostomata | Xiphosura | Limulidae
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Main reference
. . (Ref. 1131)
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Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 40.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 69)

Environment
Benthopelagic; brackish

Climate / Range
Tropical; 36°N - 12°S, 68°E - 149°E

Distribution
Indo-West Pacific. Tropical to subtropical.
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Found in mangrove swamps (Ref. 70). Breeds in freshwater streams (Ref. 68). Found at times of spring low tide in extensive mud or sand flats (Ref. 1131). Occurs at the low tide mark.

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 96402)

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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Mass conversion

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Vulnerability (Ref. 71543)
Low to moderate vulnerability (30 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown