NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Penaeus monodon
(Asian tiger shrimp)
Crustaceans-Shrimp
Exotic to United States

Specimen ID288403
GroupCrustaceans-Shrimp
GenusPenaeus
Speciesmonodon
Common NameAsian tiger shrimp
StateFL
CountyMiami-Dade
LocalityBiscayne Bay, approximately 2.05 km S of Rickenbacker Causeway
HUC8 NameEverglades
HUC8 Number3090202
Map
Collection Day3
Collection Month9
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:The University of Georgia - Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Date:2012
Title:EDDMapS database.
CommentsFWC ObservationID = 40133. EDDMapS record = 2418058. "It is like 6 inches long a brownish purple shrimp with yellowish and black stripes."
Record TypePersonal communication
Fresh Marine IntroMarine
Number Collected1
Photo



Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logoU.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
URL: http://nas.er.usgs.gov
Page Contact Information: Pam Fuller - NAS Program (pfuller@usgs.gov)
Page Last Modified: Wednesday, January 08, 2014

Disclaimer:

The data represented on this site vary in accuracy, scale, completeness, extent of coverage and origin. It is the user's responsibility to use these data consistent with their intended purpose and within stated limitations. We highly recommend reviewing metadata files prior to interpreting these data.

Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2014]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/31/2014].

Additional information for authors