Illustrated key to Penaeoid shrimps of commerce in the Americas

Farfante, Isabel Perez (1988) Illustrated key to Penaeoid shrimps of commerce in the Americas. NOAA/National Marine Fisheries Service, (NOAA Technical Report NMFS, 64)

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Abstract

The commercially important species of penaeoid shrimps comprise 4 families, 12 genera, and 37 species in the Americas, This key is supported by 49 figures including lateral views of whole shrimps in 10 of the 12 genera and detailed figures of male (petasma) and female (thelycum) genital structures of the species. A glossary of terms used in shrimp taxonomy plus a bibliography of references useful in identifying shrimps are included. (PDF file contains 38 pages.)

Item Type: Monograph or Serial Issue
Title: Illustrated key to Penaeoid shrimps of commerce in the Americas
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Farfante, Isabel Perez
Series Name: NOAA Technical Report NMFS
Number: 64
Date: 1988
Publisher: NOAA/National Marine Fisheries Service
Issuing Agency: United States National Marine Fisheries Service
Subjects: Ecology
Fisheries
Biology
Item ID: 2757
Depositing User: Patti M. Marraro
Date Deposited: 04 Nov 2009 21:59
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2011 18:25
URI: http://aquaticcommons.org/id/eprint/2757

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