WoRMS taxon details

Penaeus Fabricius, 1798

106822  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:106822)

accepted
Genus
Penaeus monodon Fabricius, 1798 (type by subsequent designation)
Subgenus Penaeus (Farfantepenaeus) Burukovsky, 1997 accepted as Penaeus Fabricius, 1798
Subgenus Penaeus (Farfantepenaeus) Burukovsky, 1972 accepted as Penaeus Fabricius, 1798
Subgenus Penaeus (Melicertus) accepted as Penaeus Fabricius, 1798
Species Penaeus adspersus Tilesius, 1819 accepted as Leander tenuicornis (Say, 1818)
Species Penaeus affinis H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in H. Milne Edwards, 1834-1840] accepted as Metapenaeus affinis (H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in Milne Edwards, 1834-1840])
Species Penaeus amazonicus Kingsley, 1883 (nomen dubium)
Species Penaeus anchoralis Spence Bate, 1881 accepted as Trachypenaeus anchoralis (Spence Bate, 1881)
Species Penaeus anchoralis Spence Bate, 1888 accepted as Trachypenaeus anchoralis (Spence Bate, 1881)
Species Penaeus antemarius Costes, 1890 accepted as Aristeus antennatus (Risso, 1816) (nomen nudum)
Species Penaeus antennatus Risso, 1816 accepted as Aristeus antennatus (Risso, 1816) (Basionym)
Species Penaeus ashiaka Kishinouye, 1900 accepted as Penaeus semisulcatus De Haan, 1844 [in De Haan, 1833-1850]
Species Penaeus avirostris Dana, 1852 accepted as Metapenaeus brevicornis (H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in Milne Edwards, 1834-1840])
Species Penaeus aztecus Ives, 1891
Species Penaeus balboae Faxon, 1893 accepted as Pelagopenaeus balboae (Faxon, 1893)
Species Penaeus barbatus De Haan, 1844 [in De Haan, 1833-1850] accepted as Metapenaeopsis barbata (De Haan, 1844 [in De Haan, 1833-1850])
Species Penaeus bocagei Johnson, 1863 accepted as Parapenaeus longirostris (Lucas, 1846)
Species Penaeus borealis Latreille, 1802 accepted as Stenopus hispidus (Olivier, 1811)
Species Penaeus brasiliensis Latreille, 1817
Species Penaeus brevicornis H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in H. Milne Edwards, 1834-1840] accepted as Metapenaeus brevicornis (H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in Milne Edwards, 1834-1840])
Species Penaeus brevirostris Kingsley, 1878
Species Penaeus bubulus Kubo, 1949 accepted as Penaeus monodon Fabricius, 1798 (synonym)
Species Penaeus caesius Dall, 1957 accepted as Penaeus longistylus Kubo, 1943
Species Penaeus californiensis Holmes, 1900
Species Penaeus canaliculatus (Olivier, 1811)
Species Penaeus carinatus Dana, 1852 accepted as Penaeus monodon Fabricius, 1798
Species Penaeus chinensis (Osbeck, 1765)
Species Penaeus coeruleus Stebbing, 1905 accepted as Penaeus monodon Fabricius, 1798 (synonym)
Species Penaeus compressipes Henderson, 1893 accepted as Atypopenaeus compressipes (Henderson, 1893)
Species Penaeus constrictus Stimpson, 1871 accepted as Rimapenaeus constrictus (Stimpson, 1871)
Species Penaeus cornutus Kishinouye, 1900 accepted as Kishinouyepenaeopsis cornuta (Kishinouye, 1900)
Species Penaeus crassicornis H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in H. Milne Edwards, 1834-1840] accepted as Solenocera crassicornis (H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in Milne Edwards, 1834-1840])
Species Penaeus crucifer Ortmann, 1890 accepted as Batepenaeopsis tenella (Spence Bate, 1888)
Species Penaeus curvirostris Stimpson, 1860 accepted as Trachysalambria curvirostris (Stimpson, 1860)
Species Penaeus distinctus De Haan, 1849 [in De Haan, 1833-1850] accepted as Solenocera membranacea (Risso, 1816)
Species Penaeus dobsoni Miers, 1878 accepted as Metapenaeus dobsoni (Miers, 1878)
Species Penaeus duorarum Burkenroad, 1939
Species Penaeus durbani Stebbing, 1917 accepted as Penaeus monodon Fabricius, 1798
Species Penaeus edwardsianus Johnson, 1868 accepted as Aristaeopsis edwardsiana (Johnson, 1868)
Species Penaeus esculentus Haswell, 1879
Species Penaeus fasciatus Hope, 1851 (nomen nudum)
Species Penaeus fissurus Spence Bate, 1881 accepted as Parapenaeus fissurus (Spence Bate, 1881)
Species Penaeus fissurus Spence Bate, 1888 accepted as Parapenaeus fissurus (Spence Bate, 1881)
Species Penaeus fluviatilis Say, 1818 accepted as Penaeus setiferus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Penaeus foliacea Risso, 1827 accepted as Aristaeomorpha foliacea (Risso, 1827)
Species Penaeus gracilirostris Thallwitz, 1891 accepted as Penaeus setiferus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Penaeus gracilis Dana, 1852 (nomen dubium)
Species Penaeus granulosus Haswell, 1879 accepted as Megokris granulosus (Haswell, 1879)
Species Penaeus hardwickii Miers, 1878 accepted as Mierspenaeopsis hardwickii (Miers, 1878)
Species Penaeus haswelli Phillips, 1925 accepted as Metapenaeus macleayi (Haswell, 1879)
Species Penaeus hathor (Burkenroad, 1959)
Species Penaeus incisipes Spence Bate, 1888 accepted as Metapenaeus ensis (De Haan, 1844 [in De Haan, 1833-1850])
Species Penaeus indicus H. Milne Edwards, 1837
Species Penaeus intermedius Kishinouye, 1900 accepted as Metapenaeus intermedius (Kishinouye, 1900)
Species Penaeus isabelae (Tavares & Guzmão, 2016)
Species Penaeus japonicus Spence Bate, 1888
Species Penaeus jejunus Hall, 1956 accepted as Penaeus longistylus Kubo, 1943
Species Penaeus joyneri Miers, 1880 accepted as Metapenaeus joyneri joyneri (Miers, 1880)
Species Penaeus kerathurus (Forskål, 1775)
Species Penaeus konkani (Chandra & Bhattacharya, 2003)
Species Penaeus kroyeri Heller, 1862 accepted as Xiphopenaeus kroyeri (Heller, 1862)
Species Penaeus lamellatus De Haan, 1844 [in De Haan, 1833-1850] accepted as Metapenaeopsis lamellata (De Haan, 1844 [in De Haan, 1833-1850])
Species Penaeus latisulcatus Kishinouye, 1896
Species Penaeus lividus Filhol, 1885 accepted as Parapenaeus longirostris (Lucas, 1846)
Species Penaeus longipes Paul'son, 1875 accepted as Trachysalambria longipes (Paulson, 1875)
Species Penaeus longirostris Lucas, 1846 accepted as Parapenaeus longirostris (Lucas, 1846)
Species Penaeus longistylus Kubo, 1943
Species Penaeus lysianassa de Man, 1888 accepted as Metapenaeus lysianassa (de Man, 1888)
Species Penaeus maccullochi Schmitt, 1926 accepted as Penaeus plebejus Hess, 1865
Species Penaeus macleayi Haswell, 1879 accepted as Metapenaeus macleayi (Haswell, 1879)
Species Penaeus manilensis de Procé, 1822 accepted as Penaeus semisulcatus De Haan, 1844 [in De Haan, 1833-1850]
Species Penaeus marginatus Randall, 1840
Species Penaeus mastersii Haswell, 1879 accepted as Metapenaeus ensis (De Haan, 1844 [in De Haan, 1833-1850])
Species Penaeus membranaceus Risso, 1816 accepted as Solenocera membranacea (Risso, 1816)
Species Penaeus merguiensis de Man, 1888
Species Penaeus meridionalis Hope, 1851 accepted as Aristaeomorpha foliacea (Risso, 1827) (nomen nudum)
Species Penaeus meridionalis Lenz & Strunck, 1914 accepted as Pelagopenaeus balboae (Faxon, 1893)
Species Penaeus monoceros Fabricius, 1798 accepted as Metapenaeus monoceros (Fabricius, 1798)
Species Penaeus monodon Fabricius, 1798
Species Penaeus moyebi Kishinouye, 1896 accepted as Metapenaeus moyebi (Kishinouye, 1896)
Species Penaeus mutatis Lanchester, 1901 accepted as Metapenaeus affinis (H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in Milne Edwards, 1834-1840])
Species Penaeus notialis Pérez Farfante, 1967
Species Penaeus novae-guineae Haswell, 1879 accepted as Metapenaeopsis novaeguineae (Haswell, 1879)
Species Penaeus occidentalis Streets, 1871
Species Penaeus orientalis Kishinouye, 1917 accepted as Penaeus chinensis (Osbeck, 1765)
Species Penaeus pallidus Kishinouye, 1897 accepted as Metapenaeus joyneri joyneri (Miers, 1880)
Species Penaeus palmensis Haswell, 1879 accepted as Metapenaeopsis palmensis (Haswell, 1879)
Species Penaeus paulensis (Pérez Farfante, 1967)
Species Penaeus (Melicertus) paulensis Pérez Farfante, 1967 accepted as Penaeus paulensis (Pérez Farfante, 1967)
Species Penaeus penicillatus Alcock, 1905
Species Penaeus philippii Spence Bate, 1881 accepted as Metapenaeopsis philippii (Spence Bate, 1881)
Species Penaeus philippinensis Spence Bate, 1888 accepted as Metapenaeopsis philippii (Spence Bate, 1881)
Species Penaeus planicornis Fabricius, 1798 accepted as Solenocera crassicornis (H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in Milne Edwards, 1834-1840])
Species Penaeus plebejus Hess, 1865
Species Penaeus podophthalmus Stimpson, 1860 accepted as Atypopenaeus stenodactylus (Stimpson, 1860) (synonym)
Species Penaeus politus Smith, 1881 accepted as Parapenaeus politus (Smith, 1881)
Species Penaeus pubescens Stimpson, 1871 (nomen dubium)
Species Penaeus pulchricaudatus Stebbing, 1914
Species Penaeus punctatissimus Bosc, 1801 accepted as Leander tenuicornis (Say, 1818)
Species Penaeus rectacutus Spence Bate, 1881 accepted as Penaeopsis rectacuta (Spence Bate, 1881)
Species Penaeus richtersii Miers, 1884 accepted as Trachypenaeopsis richtersii (Miers, 1884)
Species Penaeus schmitti Burkenroad, 1936
Species Penaeus sculptilis Heller, 1862 accepted as Mierspenaeopsis sculptilis (Heller, 1862)
Species Penaeus semisulcatus De Haan, 1844 [in De Haan, 1833-1850]
Species Penaeus serratus Spence Bate, 1881 accepted as Penaeopsis challengeri de Man, 1911
Species Penaeus setiferus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Penaeus silasi Muthu & Motoh, 1979
Species Penaeus similis (Chanda & Bhattacharya, 2002)
Species Penaeus siphonoceros Philippi, 1840 accepted as Solenocera membranacea (Risso, 1816)
Species Penaeus stenodactylus Stimpson, 1860 accepted as Atypopenaeus stenodactylus (Stimpson, 1860)
Species Penaeus styliferus H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in H. Milne Edwards, 1834-1840] accepted as Parapenaeopsis stylifera (H. Milne Edwards, 1837 [in H. Milne Edwards, 1834-1840])
Species Penaeus stylirostris Stimpson, 1871
Species Penaeus subtilis (Pérez Farfante, 1967)
Species Penaeus tahitensis Heller, 1862 accepted as Penaeus monodon Fabricius, 1798
Species Penaeus telsodecacanthus Spence Bate, 1881 (nomen dubium)
Species Penaeus tenellus Spence Bate, 1888 accepted as Batepenaeopsis tenella (Spence Bate, 1888)
Species Penaeus tenuis Dana, 1852 (nomen dubium)
Species Penaeus teraoi Kubo, 1949 accepted as Penaeus marginatus Randall, 1840 (synonym)
Species Penaeus trisulcatus Leach, 1815 accepted as Penaeus kerathurus (Forskål, 1775) (synonym)
Species Penaeus vannamei Boone, 1931
Species Penaeus velutinus Dana, 1852 accepted as Metapenaeopsis velutina (Dana, 1852)
Species Penaeus villosus Guérin-Méneville, 1838 [in Guérin-Méneville, 1829-1838] (nomen dubium)
marine
Fabricius, J. C. (1798) Entomologia Systematica emendata et aucta, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species adjectis synonimis locis observationibus descriptionibus. Hafniae, Tom. II. Supplementum Entomologiae Systematicae. pages 1- 572. Copenhagen. [details]   
WoRMS (2018). Penaeus Fabricius, 1798. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=106822 on 2018-06-25
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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Martinez, Olga
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original description Fabricius, J. C. (1798) Entomologia Systematica emendata et aucta, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species adjectis synonimis locis observationibus descriptionibus. Hafniae, Tom. II. Supplementum Entomologiae Systematicae. pages 1- 572. Copenhagen. [details]   

original description  (ofFarfantepenaeus Burukovsky, 1997) Burukovsky, R. N. (1997). Selection of a type species for Farfantepenaeus Burukovsky (Crustacea: Decapoda: Penaeidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 110: 154. [details]   

original description  (ofMarsupenaeus Tirmizi, 1971) Tirmizi, N.M., 1971a. Marsupenaeus, a new subgenus of Penaeus Fabricius, 1798 (Decapoda, Natantia).— Pakistan Journal of Zoology 3: 193-194. [details]   

original description  (ofMelicertus Rafinesque, 1814) Rafinesque, C.S. (1814). Précis des découvertes et travaux somiologiques de Mr. C.S. Rafinesque-Schmaltz entre 1800 et 1814; ou choix raisonné de ses principales découvertes en zoologie et en botanique, pour servir d'introduction à ses ouvrages futurs. Palerme. 1-55. [details]   

original description  (ofLitopenaeus Pérez Farfante, 1969) Pérez Farfante, I., 1969. Western Atlantic shrimps of the genus Penaeus.— Fishery Bulletin 67: 461-591.  [details]   

original description  (ofFenneropenaeus Pérez Farfante, 1969) Pérez Farfante, I., 1969. Western Atlantic shrimps of the genus Penaeus.— Fishery Bulletin 67: 461-591.  [details]   

original description  (ofPenaeus (Farfantepenaeus) Burukovsky, 1997) Burukovsky, R. N. (1997). Selection of a type species for Farfantepenaeus Burukovsky (Crustacea: Decapoda: Penaeidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 110: 154. [details]   

original description  (ofPenaeus (Farfantepenaeus) Burukovsky, 1972) Burukovsky, R.N., 1972. Some problems of the systematics and distribution of shrimps of the genus Penaeus [in Russian].— Trudy AtlantNIRO, Kaliningrad 2: 3-21.  [details]   

basis of record Türkay, M. (2001). Decapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 284-292 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Derijard, R. (1966). Note preliminaire sur les crustaces stomatopodes et decapodes recoltes a l'ile Europa du 6 au 24 Avril 1964. Mem Mus Natn Hist Nat, Paris 4 (41): 159-180 [details]   

additional source De Grave, S. & C.H.J.M. Fransen. (2011). Carideorum catalogus: the recent species of the dendrobranchiate, stenopodidean, procarididean and caridean shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda). Zool. Med. Leiden. 85(9): 30.ix.2011: 195-589 figs 1-59. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofFarfantepenaeus Burukovsky, 1997) Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source  (ofFarfantepenaeus Burukovsky, 1997) Pérez Farfante, I.; Kensley, B. (1997). Penaeoid and sergestoid shrimps and prawns of the world. Keys and diagnoses for the families and genera. Mémoires du Muséum National d’Histoire naturelle. 175: 1-233. [details]   

additional source  (ofFarfantepenaeus Burukovsky, 1997) De Grave, S. & C.H.J.M. Fransen. (2011). Carideorum catalogus: the recent species of the dendrobranchiate, stenopodidean, procarididean and caridean shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda). Zool. Med. Leiden. 85(9): 30.ix.2011: 195-589 figs 1-59. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofLitopenaeus Pérez Farfante, 1969) Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source  (ofLitopenaeus Pérez Farfante, 1969) Pérez Farfante, I.; Kensley, B. (1997). Penaeoid and sergestoid shrimps and prawns of the world. Keys and diagnoses for the families and genera. Mémoires du Muséum National d’Histoire naturelle. 175: 1-233. [details]   

basis of record  (ofMelicertus Rafinesque, 1814) Türkay, M. (2001). Decapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 284-292 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofMelicertus Rafinesque, 1814) Pérez Farfante, I.; Kensley, B. (1997). Penaeoid and sergestoid shrimps and prawns of the world. Keys and diagnoses for the families and genera. Mémoires du Muséum National d’Histoire naturelle. 175: 1-233. [details]   

additional source  (ofMelicertus Rafinesque, 1814) De Grave, S. & C.H.J.M. Fransen. (2011). Carideorum catalogus: the recent species of the dendrobranchiate, stenopodidean, procarididean and caridean shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda). Zool. Med. Leiden. 85(9): 30.ix.2011: 195-589 figs 1-59. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofMarsupenaeus Tirmizi, 1971) De Grave, S. & C.H.J.M. Fransen. (2011). Carideorum catalogus: the recent species of the dendrobranchiate, stenopodidean, procarididean and caridean shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda). Zool. Med. Leiden. 85(9): 30.ix.2011: 195-589 figs 1-59. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofMarsupenaeus Tirmizi, 1971) Türkay, M. (2001). Decapoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 284-292 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofMarsupenaeus Tirmizi, 1971) Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source  (ofLitopenaeus Pérez Farfante, 1969) De Grave, S. & C.H.J.M. Fransen. (2011). Carideorum catalogus: the recent species of the dendrobranchiate, stenopodidean, procarididean and caridean shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda). Zool. Med. Leiden. 85(9): 30.ix.2011: 195-589 figs 1-59. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofFenneropenaeus Pérez Farfante, 1969) Pérez Farfante, I.; Kensley, B. (1997). Penaeoid and sergestoid shrimps and prawns of the world. Keys and diagnoses for the families and genera. Mémoires du Muséum National d’Histoire naturelle. 175: 1-233. [details]   

basis of record  (ofPenaeus (Farfantepenaeus) Burukovsky, 1997) De Grave, S. & C.H.J.M. Fransen. (2011). Carideorum catalogus: the recent species of the dendrobranchiate, stenopodidean, procarididean and caridean shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda). Zool. Med. Leiden. 85(9): 30.ix.2011: 195-589 figs 1-59. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofPenaeus (Farfantepenaeus) Burukovsky, 1972) De Grave, S. & C.H.J.M. Fransen. (2011). Carideorum catalogus: the recent species of the dendrobranchiate, stenopodidean, procarididean and caridean shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda). Zool. Med. Leiden. 85(9): 30.ix.2011: 195-589 figs 1-59. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source  (ofFenneropenaeus Pérez Farfante, 1969) De Grave, S. & C.H.J.M. Fransen. (2011). Carideorum catalogus: the recent species of the dendrobranchiate, stenopodidean, procarididean and caridean shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda). Zool. Med. Leiden. 85(9): 30.ix.2011: 195-589 figs 1-59. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofPenoeus) De Grave, S. & C.H.J.M. Fransen. (2011). Carideorum catalogus: the recent species of the dendrobranchiate, stenopodidean, procarididean and caridean shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda). Zool. Med. Leiden. 85(9): 30.ix.2011: 195-589 figs 1-59. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 



Penaeus monodon
 Penaeus monodon
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Penaeus monodon
 Penaeus monodon
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