Trachysalambria curvirostris   (Stimpson,  1860) (Shrimp)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order:Decapoda
Family:Penaeidae

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Description
Max. size: 8.1 cm TL (male/unsexed;9.8 cm TL (female); maximum carapace length 2.2 cm (male); 3.0 cm (female).


Synonym (s)
Penaeus curvirostris Stimpson, 1860
(Senior synonym)
Trachypenaeus curvirostris (Stimpson, 1860)
(Senior synonym)

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

Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal, Coastal
Predator:  Finfish (Caranx bucculentus, Okamejei kenojei, Galeus nipponensis, Hemitriakis japanica, Triakis scyllium)

Biogeography


• Karnataka INDIA (Record: 2001-2007)

Literature Source(s)
  • (2001) Invertebrate zoology collections Available at - http://goode.si.edu/mcs/iz/Query.php
  • 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/
  • Dineshbabu, AP; Durgekar, RN and Zacharia, PU (2011) Estuarine and marine decapods of Karnataka inventory Fishing Chimes Mr.J.V.H. Dixitulu 30 (10-11) 20-24 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/7950/1/Dineshbabu-Fishing_Chimes_30(10%2611).pdf

Page last updated on:2011-03-08

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