WoRMS taxon details

Penaeus vannamei Boone, 1931

377748  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:377748)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish
Boone, L. (1931). Anomuran, macruran Crustacea from Panama and Canal Zone. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 63(2): 137-189. [details]   
Holotype , geounit Gulf of Panama  
Holotype, geounit Gulf of Panama [details]
WoRMS (2019). Penaeus vannamei Boone, 1931. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=377748 on 2019-10-19
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2008-12-10 10:07:28Z
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2011-02-04 10:44:40Z
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2014-05-27 07:54:58Z
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original description Boone, L. (1931). Anomuran, macruran Crustacea from Panama and Canal Zone. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 63(2): 137-189. [details]   

context source (Introduced species) Fofonoff, P.W.; Ruiz, G.M.; Steves, B.; Carlton, J.T. (2014). National Exotic Marine and Estuarine Species Information System (NEMESIS), available online at http://invasions.si.edu/nemesis [details]   

basis of record Pérez Farfante, I.; Kensley, B. (1997). Penaeoid and sergestoid shrimps and prawns of the world. Keys and diagnoses for the families and genera. <em>Mémoires du Muséum National d'Histoire naturelle.</em> 175: 1-233. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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). <em>Zool. Med. Leiden.</em> 85(9): 30.ix.2011: 195-589 figs 1-59., available online at https://www.cambridgescholars.com/download/sample/63402 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

Holotype, geounit Gulf of Panama [details]
From regional or thematic species database
Introduced species population trend in United States Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) : This species is not currently established in North American waters. [details]

Introduced species remark In United States Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) : Impacts of shrimp aquaculture are controversial, and include loss of mangroves and other coastal habitat, salinization of groundwater, escape of nonindigenous shrimp species, and spread of viral shrimp diseases (Senanan et al. 2007; Food and Agriculture Organization 2011). [details]

Introduced species remark In Thailand (Nation) : Impacts of shrimp aquaculture are controversial, and include loss of mangroves and other coastal habitat, salinization of groundwater, escape of nonindigenous shrimp species, and spread of viral shrimp diseases (Senanan et al. 2007; Food and Agriculture Organization 2011). [details]

Introduced species remark In India (Nation) : Impacts of shrimp aquaculture are controversial, and include loss of mangroves and other coastal habitat, salinization of groundwater, escape of nonindigenous shrimp species, and spread of viral shrimp diseases (Senanan et al. 2007; Food and Agriculture Organization 2011). [details]

Introduced species remark In China (Nation) : Impacts of shrimp aquaculture are controversial, and include loss of mangroves and other coastal habitat, salinization of groundwater, escape of nonindigenous shrimp species, and spread of viral shrimp diseases (Senanan et al. 2007; Food and Agriculture Organization 2011). [details]

Introduced species remark In Venezuela (Nation) : Impacts of shrimp aquaculture are controversial, and include loss of mangroves and other coastal habitat, salinization of groundwater, escape of nonindigenous shrimp species, and spread of viral shrimp diseases (Senanan et al. 2007; Food and Agriculture Organization 2011). [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch witpootgarnaal  [details]
English whiteleg shrimpPacific white shrimpCentral American shrimp  [details]
French crevette pattes blanches  [details]
German Weißfuß-GarneleWeißbein-GarnelePazifische Weiße Garnele  [details]