Malacostraca | Euphausiacea
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Pelagic; depth range 0 - 3320 m (Ref. 119523). Temperate
Pacific Ocean, Northeast Atlantic and the Arctic: Germany and Svalbard. Temperate to polar.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm Max length : 3.2 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 3439)
Feeds mostly on diatoms (Ref. 118584). Herbivore (Refs. 118138, 118584). Based on the samples, 60-80% of the mature females were about to spawn (Ref. 117951).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Boden, B.P., M.W. Johnson and E. Brinton. 1955. (Ref. 3439)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 123251)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models
Low vulnerability (10 of 100)