Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID284690
GroupCrustaceans-Shrimp
GenusPenaeus
Speciesmonodon
Common NameAsian tiger shrimp
StateNC
CountyBrunswick
LocalityMontgomery Slough at end of 23 Pl W
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCoastal Carolina
HUC8 Number03040208
HUC10 NameLockwoods Folly River
HUC10 Number0304020801
HUC12 NameTown of Long Beach-Montgomery Slough
HUC12 Number030402080107
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month7
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Comments"Caught in a cast net and released back into the water...". red-stripe morph.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected1
Photo
Penaeus monodon
Penaeus monodon


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/25/2024].

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