NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species

Specimen Information

Penaeus monodon
(Asian tiger shrimp)
Crustaceans-Shrimp
Exotic

Specimen ID288403
GroupCrustaceans-Shrimp
GenusPenaeus
Speciesmonodon
Common NameAsian tiger shrimp
StateFL
CountyMiami-Dade
LocalityBiscayne Bay, approximately 2.05 km S of Rickenbacker Causeway
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameEverglades
HUC8 Number3090202
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Collection Day3
Collection Month9
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health
Date:2015
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
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
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2016]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/26/2016].

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