Chlorotocus crassicornis   (Costa,  1871) (Shrimp)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Decapoda
Family:Pandalidae

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Description
Max. size: 78 mm TL.


Synonym (s)
Chlorotocus gracilipes Milne-Edwards, 1882
(Junior synonym)
Palaemon chlorotocus Filhol, 1886
(Junior synonym)
Pandalus crassicornis Costa, 1871
(Senior synonym)

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

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic, Demersal, Sandy
Predator:  Fishes (Trisopterus minutus, Merluccius merluccius, Galeus melastomus)

Biogeography


• INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Tikadar, BK; Daniel, A and Subbarao, NV (1986) Sea shore animals of Andaman and Nicobar Islands The Director, ZSI, Kolkatta 188 Available at - ZSI, Pune
  • 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/
  • Holthuis, LB (1980) FAO species catalogue. Vol. 1 Shrimps and prawns of the world. An annotated catalogue of species of interest to fisheries FAO Fisheries Synopsis - S125Vol.01 FAO, Rome 1 1-271 Available at - http://www.fao.org/docrep/009/ac477e/ac477e00.htm

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