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Farfantepenaeus duorarum (pink shrimp; bait shrimp; spotted shrimp; northern pink shrimp; camarón rosado norteño; crevette rodché)

Synonyms: Penaeus duorarum; Penaeus duorarum duorarum

Wikipedia Abstract

Farfantepenaeus duorarum is a species of marine penaeid shrimp found around Bermuda, along the east coast of the United States and in the Gulf of Mexico. They are a significant commercial species in the United States and Cuba.
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Prey / Diet



Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Minnesota Zoological Garden


Western Atlantic Ocean;

External References



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5CephBase - Cephalopod (Octopus, Squid, Cuttlefish and Nautilus) Database
6Food of the Red Drum, Sciaenops ocellata, from Mississippi Sound, Robin M. Overstreet, Richard W. Heard, Gulf Research Reports, Vol. 6, No. 2, 131-135, 1978
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