Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID288457
GroupCrustaceans-Shrimp
GenusPenaeus
Speciesmonodon
Common NameAsian tiger shrimp
StateFL
CountyVolusia
LocalityHalifax River, just north of Granada Bridge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameDaytona-St. Augustine
HUC8 Number03080201
HUC10 NamePellicer Creek-Tomoka River Frontal
HUC10 Number0308020104
HUC12 NameBulow Creek-Tomoka River Frontal
HUC12 Number030802010402
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month8
Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
CommentsFWC ObservationID = 40166. "My dad caught this shrimp while cast netting bait in the channel a short distance north of the Granada bridge in Ormond Beach. It is just shy of 10 in. long and .25 lb. I have the shrimp frozen in the freezer if you would like to have it."
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected1
Size10 in 0.25 lb
Photo
Penaeus monodon
Penaeus monodon


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/27/2024].

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