Specimen Information

Penaeus monodon
Penaeus monodon
(Asian tiger shrimp)
Crustaceans-Shrimp
Exotic

Specimen ID1613698
GroupCrustaceans-Shrimp
GenusPenaeus
Speciesmonodon
Common NameAsian tiger shrimp
StateSC
CountyCharleston
LocalityUpper Ashley River, SC
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCooper
HUC8 Number03050201
HUC10 NameAshley River
HUC10 Number0305020106
HUC12 NameMiddle Ashley River
HUC12 Number030502010604
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month7
Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | escaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
CommentsFemale, 121 mm TL, 11.0 g
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierMaggie Jamison (SCDNR)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater-Brackish
Number Collected1
Size121 mm TL, 11.0 g
Number of Females1
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/12/2021].

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