Litopenaeus vannamei (Boone, 1931)

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaArthropodaMalacostracaDecapodaPenaeidaeLitopenaeus

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Overview

Full Name

Litopenaeus vannamei (Boone, 1931)

Common names

  • whiteleg shrimp eng
  • camarón patiblanco spa
  • crevette pattes blanches fra
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

There are no subordinate taxa for this species.
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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

ITIS database

Pérez Farfante, I. & B. Kensley, 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.

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.