Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID285431
GroupCrustaceans-Shrimp
GenusPenaeus
Speciesmonodon
Common NameAsian tiger shrimp
StateSC
CountyBeaufort
LocalityBattery Creek near Beaufort
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBroad-St. Helena
HUC8 Number03050208
HUC10 NameBeaufort River-Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway
HUC10 Number0305020805
HUC12 NameBattery Creek
HUC12 Number030502080501
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month7
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
CommentsFemale. See voucher photo. Red stripe morph. Tissue sample taken.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineBrackish
Number Collected1
Size116 mm TL; 13.4 g
Number of Juveniles1
Photo



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