Malacostraca | Decapoda
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Demersal; depth range 300 - 800 m. Tropical; 5°C - 12°C; 19°N - 22°S, 109°E - 120°E (Ref. 4)
Indo-west Pacific: China and Australia.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cmCommon length : 25.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 4)
It has a total body length of 18 to 25 cm (Ref. 4). Occurs at depths from 300 to 800 m with a bottom temperature of 5 to 11.9 C (Ref. 4). 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.
Holthuis, L.B. 1991. (Ref. 4)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 119314)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
Fisheries: of potential interest
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Estimates of some properties based on models
): 8.3 - 9.8, mean 8.6 (based on 8 cells).