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Penaeus

genus of farmed crustaceans in suborder Penaeidae; includes P. chinensis (fleshy or white prawn), P. monodon (giant tiger prawn), P. vannamei (whiteleg shrimp), P. merguiensis (banana prawn). See Table 23.
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Changes in lipid and protein during starvation and the moulting cycle in the tiger prawn, Penaeus esculentus (Haswell).
The non-target shrimp Penaeus kerathurus (Forskal, 1775) (Crustacea, Decapoda) has been the subject of several studies including histology, biochemistry, endocrinology and toxicology [7, 16, 27, 39, 40] and data obtained provide an experimental basis to study the secondary effects of IGRs on this shrimp species very widespread in East Algeria and especially in the Bay of Annaba.
The distribution and abundance of juvenile penaeid prawns in the northern Gulf of Papua, Papua New Guinea, with particular reference to Penaeus merguiensis (De Man).
For instance, in the shrimp farming sector, effort has doubled to attain the capability to locally commercialize the production of SPF (specific pathogen free) and SPR (specific pathogen resistant) broodstocks of a number of species (Penaeus vannamei, Penaeus chinensis, and Penaeus monodon).
New from Pacific Seafood, Clackamas, Oregon, USA, is the Ultimate Shrimp Burger, distributed by the company's Starfish value-added division and said to be the first shrimp burger on the market made with whole Penaeus vannamei shrimp.
Migrations and geographic distribution of pink shrimp, Penaeus duorarum, of the Tortugas and Sanibel grounds, Florida.
Control of pathogenic bacteria using herbal biomedicinal products in the larviculture system of Penaeus monodon.
2003), unilaterally ablated Penaeus semisulcatus females, in 20 [degrees]C temperature, developed their ovary until the fourth stage, but did not spawn.
As a result, they are probably the healthiest prawns -- the white prawn penaeus indicus being the species in question -- on the planet.
1993) developed a simple culture system for the juvenile and adult Artemia as food for post larvae of Penaeus monodon.
Pivotal to Allen's goals was a high-capacity automated feed system to feed his stock of Pacific White Shrimp (known as Litopenaeus vannamei or Penaeus vannamei).