Malacostraca | Stomatopoda
Ahyong, S.T. 2002. (Ref. 3509)
Size / Weight / Age
Benthic; depth range 0 - 424 m (Ref. 80410)
Climate / Range
Western Atlantic and Indo-Pacific.
Minimum depth from Ref. 96667. Occurs on mud to fine to coarse sand (Ref. 80410) and stones (Ref. 3121). Usually found in less than 100 m depths, but occurs generally in 40 to 424 m depths. Juveniles can also be found on surface (Ref. 3121). Some members of the order Stomatopoda pair for life and some come together only to mate. Males produce sperm ducts rather than spermatophores; females can brood a maximum of 50,000 eggs. Life cycle: Eggs hatch to a planktonic zoea which lasts for 3 months (Ref. 833).
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)
CITES status (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
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