Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID281018
GroupCrustaceans-Shrimp
GenusPenaeus
Speciesmonodon
Common NameAsian tiger shrimp
StateLA
CountySt. Tammany
LocalityLake Pontchartrain
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Pontchartrain
HUC8 Number08090202
HUC10 NameLake Pontchartrain
HUC10 Number0809020201
HUC12 NameLake Pontchartrain
HUC12 Number080902020100
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month9
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | shipping ballast
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected3
Size10-15 ct


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/15/2024].

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