Litopenaeus vannamei (Boone, 1931)

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaArthropodaMalacostracaDecapodaPenaeidaeLitopenaeus

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Full Name

Litopenaeus vannamei (Boone, 1931)

Common names

  • whiteleg shrimp eng
  • camarón patiblanco spa
  • camarón patiblanco spa
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

Basionym

Penaeus vannamei Boone, 1931

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Not freshwater

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Distribution range

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Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Arthropoda
class
Malacostraca
order
Decapoda
family
Penaeidae
genus
Litopenaeus
species
Litopenaeus vannamei
 
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Bibliography

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.

Felder, D. L., F. Álvarez, J. W. Goy, and R. Lemaitre. 2009. Decapoda (Crustacea) of the Gulf of Mexico, with Comments on the Amphionidacea, Pp. 1019–1104 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas

Holthuis, L. B. (1980) Shrimps and Prawns of the World: An Annotated Catalogue of Species of Interest to Fisheries: FAO Fisheries Synopsis, no. 125, vol. 1

ITIS database

Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp.

Lutaenko, K.A.; Furota, T.; Nakayama; S.; Shin, K.; Xu, J. (2013). Atlas of Marine Invasive Species in the NOWPAP Region. Beijing: NOWPAP DINRAC (Northwest Pacific Action Plan, Data and Information Network Regional Center). 189 pp.

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.

Pérez Farfante, Isabel, and Brian Kensley (1997) Penaeoid and Sergestoid Shrimps and Prawns of the World: Keys and Diagnoses for the Families and Genera: Mémoirs du Muséum nationale d'Histoire naturelle, tome 175

Known issues

There are known issues with this name usage:

  • basionym relation derived

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built.
View the primary source usage in Catalogue of Life.

Record history

This record was last modified on Jul 25, 2016.