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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenaeus canaliculatus (Olivier, 1811) 
AphiaID: 210380

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEucarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecapoda (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDendrobranchiata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenaeoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenaeidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenaeus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenaeus Fabricius, 1798
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelicertus canaliculatus (Olivier, 1811)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalaemon canaliculatus Olivier, 1811
Sources  basis of record Fischer, W. & G. Bianchi (Eds.) (1984). FAO Species identification sheets For Fisheries Purposes: Western Indian Ocean. FAO, Rome. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwitch prawn  [details]
Direct child
taxa (2)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenaeus canaliculatus japonicus Spence Bate, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenaeus japonicus Spence Bate, 1888
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenaeus canaliculatus var. australiensis Spence Bate, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenaeus plebejus Hess, 1865
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEast London [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTorres Strait [details]
Taiwan
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTaiwan [details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth East Africa [details]
From other sources
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMalay Archipelago [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRéunion Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFrench Polynesian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Caledonian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolynesia [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (46 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Many of the pre-1976 records for this species may actually refer to other, more or less releated species (eg Penaeus japonicus <168>. Alcock (1906) and Stebbing's (1914) records pertain to P. japonicus (Bernard 1950 <91>). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210380
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-06-07 07:51:36Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-12-10 10:07:28Z  changed  Decock, Wim
2011-02-04 10:44:40Z  changed  De Grave, Sammy
2014-05-27 07:24:28Z  changed  Fransen, Charles
  
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  Citation: Fransen, C.; De Grave, S. (2014). Penaeus canaliculatus (Olivier, 1811). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210380 on 2014-08-20
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