Litopenaeus vannamei
Litopenaeus vannamei
(whiteleg shrimp)

Impact ID2830
Impact TypeHarvest
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationN/A
Impact DescriptionIf Litopenaeus vannamei become prevalent in the wild in Thailand, they could become an important part of the artisanal shrimp fishery that now exists for native Penaeid shrimp.
Great Lakes RegionNo

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/23/2024].

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