Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment / Climate / Range
Benthic; depth range 200 - 1000 m (Ref. 2731). Subtropical
Western Atlantic: Nova Scotia to the Caribbean and Colombia.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Found along the continental shelf (Ref. 2731), on deep-water corals and in areas with methane seeps (Ref. 77053). Deep sea, found on slope (Ref. 97531). Members of the order Decapoda are mostly gonochoric. Mating behavior: Precopulatory courtship ritual is common (through olfactory and tactile cues); usually indirect sperm transfer (Ref. 833).
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.
Baba, K., E. Macpherson, G.C. Poore, S.T. Ahyong, A. Bermudez, P. Cabezas, C.-W. Lin, M. Nizinski, C. Rodrigues and K. Schnabel. 2008. (Ref. 76884)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 7.5 - 16.7, mean 11.5 (based on 131 cells).