Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID284669
GroupCrustaceans-Shrimp
GenusPenaeus
Speciesmonodon
Common NameAsian tiger shrimp
StateNC
CountyBrunswick
LocalityAtlantic Ocean, 0-3 miles off Brunswick County
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameCoastal Carolina
HUC8 Number03040208
Map
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Collection Month9
Collection Year2011
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Commentsno dates given but caught since [hurricane] Irene (8/26-27)
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected8


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/15/2024].

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