Penaeus penicillatus in India
point map (Penaeus penicillatus) | occurrence records | Field guide | Gazetteer | Country Species Summary
Main Ref.
Also Ref.
occurence native
importance commercial Ref. Kurian, C.V. and V.O. Sebastian, 1976
aquaculture never/rarely Ref.
regulations no regulations Ref.
freshwater No
brackish No
saltwater Yes
live export
bait No
game/sport No
abundance Ref.
comments Reported in Orissa (Ref. 104). Known to be among the less common forms in the catches off Bombay (Ref. 264) but is the main species obtained off the Maharashtra coast (Western India) (Ref. 113). Known from coastal waters north to Bombay in the west and Orissa in the east (Ref. 113952). C: Refs. 63168, 113952.
C = country distribution; M = map distribution; O = occurrence data; R = regional distribution
States/Provinces Orissa (native)
States/Provinces Complete? No
National Checklist
country information
(e.g. 346)
(e.g. cnidaria)
Entered by Polido, Rubyann Robelle
Modified by Conejar - Espedido, Jeniffer
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