Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID278894
GroupCrustaceans-Shrimp
GenusPenaeus
Speciesmonodon
Common NameAsian tiger shrimp
StateLA
CountyTerrebonne
LocalityLake Pelto
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWest Central Louisiana Coastal
HUC8 Number08090302
HUC10 NameTerrebonne Bay-Frontal Gulf of Mexico
HUC10 Number0809030208
HUC12 NameLake Pelto
HUC12 Number080903020804
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month8
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | shipping ballast
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:21078
Author:Hillebrandt, R.
Date:2011
Title:Tiger prawn report 8-22 to 8-31.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/4/2021].

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