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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitopenaeus vannamei (Boone, 1931) 
AphiaID: 247789

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 editorLitopenaeus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLitopenaeus Pérez Farfante, 1969
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenaeus vannamei Boone, 1931
Sources  basis of record ITIS database, available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Peru
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPeru [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFrench Polynesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpiroplasma penaei Nunan, Lightner, Oduori & Gasparich, 2005 [via synonym] (parasite)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (7 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FAO Cultured Aquatic species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (236883 nucleotides; 567 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Shrimp Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:247789
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-10-28 12:25:59Z  created  Vanhoorne, Bart
2008-12-10 10:07:28Z  changed  Decock, Wim
2010-09-09 15:21:07Z  checked  De Grave, Sammy
  
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  Citation: De Grave, S. (2014). Litopenaeus vannamei (Boone, 1931). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=247789 on 2014-04-18
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