Macrobrachium lamarrei lamarrei   H. Milne Edwards  (Shrimp)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Malacostraca

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Rostrum with 7-11 dorsal teeth (1 or 2 post orbital) and 4 to 8 ventral teeth, uppermargin with a gap between proximal series of 6-9 teeth and distal 1 or 2 subterminal teeth, sometimes the gap interrupted by 1 or 2 teeth; equal to or slightly surpassing the antennal scale, tilted up distally. Second chelipeds slender, equal or 1/3 longer than body length with chela shorter than carpus. Second pleopod of male with non-hairy, slender appendix masculina reaching the tip of endopod.

Synonym (s)
Palemon lamarrei H. Milne Edwards, 1837
Macrobrachium lamarrei Holthuis, 1950
Palaemon lamarrei lamarrei Jalihal, 1988

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats
Importance:  Commercial



• Orissa, Off Kaluparaghat INDIA (Record: 25/06/1986)
• Orissa, Raghunathpur INDIA (Record: 14/09/1987)
• Orissa, Off Beredi INDIA (Record: 25/06/1986)

Literature Source(s)
  • Reddy, KN (1995) Crustacea: Decapoda Wetland ecosystem series 1: Fauna of Chilika lake ZSI, Calcutta 367-389 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
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