Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID287016
GroupCrustaceans-Shrimp
GenusPenaeus
Speciesmonodon
Common NameAsian tiger shrimp
StateSC
CountyCharleston
LocalityShark Creek (=Long Creek), Wadmalaw Island
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameEdisto River
HUC8 Number3050206
HUC10 NameNorth Edisto River
HUC10 Number0305020604
HUC12 NameBohicket Creek
HUC12 Number030502060404
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month8
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
CommentsSee voucher photos. Water depth 6 ft.
Record TypePersonal communication
DisposalEaten
Freshwater/MarineBrackish
Number Collected1
Size226 mm
Photo




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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2017]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/23/2017].

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