Heterocarpus ensifer   A.Milne-Edwards,  1881b (Shrimp)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Decapoda
Family:Pandalidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Atlantocaris gigas Ortmann, 1893
(Junior synonym)
Heterocarpus carinatus (Smith, 1882)
(Junior synonym)
Pandalus carinatus Smith, 1882
(Junior synonym)
Procletes atlanticus Lenz & Strunck, 1914
(Junior synonym)
Procletes gigas (Ortmann, 1893)
(Junior synonym)

Common Name (s)
• Armed Nylon Shrimp (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic

Biogeography


• Kerala, Off Kollam INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Sundaram, KS; Sarvesan, R; Mohamed, KH and Shanbhogue, SL (1969) Catalogue of molluscs, prawns, stomatopods and marine algae in the reference collections of the central marine fisheries research institute Bulletin Of Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute CMFRI, Cochin 9 1-52 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/570/1/Bulletin_9.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/
  • Ocean explorer Available at - http://oceanexplorer.noaa.gov/

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