Spanish Slipper Lobster, Spanish lobster, turtle lobster,sea crayfish
Scyllarides aequinoctialisis commonly referred to as Spanish Slipper Lobster, Spanish lobster, turtle lobster,sea crayfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 12175 AphiaID: 382909 Scientific: Scyllarides aequinoctialis German: Spanischer Bärenkrebs, Karibischer Bärenkrebs English: Spanish Slipper Lobster, Spanish Lobster, Turtle Lobster,sea Crayfish Category: Pistol Shrimps Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Scyllaridae (Family) > Scyllarides (Genus) > aequinoctialis (Species) Initial determination: (Lund, ), 1793 Occurrence: , Suriname , Guadeloupe , Barbados Antigua and Barbuda, Belize, Bermuda, Brazil, Columbia, Costa Rica, Curacao, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Florida, French Guiana, Grenada, Gulf of Mexico, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Martinique, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, The Bahamas, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela, Virgin Islands, U.S., West-Atlantic Ocean Sea depth: 0,6 - 180 Meter Size: 5.91" - 11.81" (15cm - 30cm) Temperature: 73.4 °F - 80.6 °F (23°C - 27°C) Food: Carnivore, Carrion, Detritus, Zoobenthos Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Least concern (LC) Related species at Catalog of Life:
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Created: 2019-06-29 13:54:01
Last edit: 2020-07-12 11:28:02
Scyllarides aequinoctialis (Lund, 1793)
depth range from 0.6 to 180m, usually between 0.6 and 64m .
Scyllarus aequinoctialis Lund, 1793 (basionym)
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