Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Arthropoda
Subphylum
Crustacea
Class
Malacostraca
Order
Decapoda
Suborder
Pleocyemata
Family
Nephropidae
Genus
Metanephrops
Species
binghami
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
230 meters
Max Depth
700 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Florida, Bahamas, Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea–northern South America
Habitat-Biology
  • benthic
  • burrower
  • deep sea