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Litopenaeus vannamei  (Boone, 1931)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 551682

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Penaeus vannamei Boone, 1931
 
  Common Name(s): camarón patiblanco [Spanish]
 
    crevette pattes blanches [French]
 
    whiteleg shrimp [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumCrustacea Brünnich, 1772 – crustacés, crustáceo, crustaceans  
                   ClassMalacostraca Latreille, 1802  
                      SubclassEumalacostraca Grobben, 1892  
                         SuperorderEucarida Calman, 1904 – camarão, caranguejo, ermitão, lagosta, siri  
                            OrderDecapoda Latreille, 1802 – crabs, crayfishes, lobsters, prawns, shrimp, crabes, crevettes, écrevisses, homards  
                               SuborderDendrobranchiata Bate, 1888  
                                  SuperfamilyPenaeoidea Rafinesque, 1815 – penaeoid shrimps, crevettes pénaéïdes  
                                     FamilyPenaeidae Rafinesque, 1815 – penaeid shrimps, crevettes pénaéïdes  
                                        GenusLitopenaeus Pérez Farfante, 1969  
                                           SpeciesLitopenaeus vannamei (Boone, 1931) – camarón patiblanco, crevette pattes blanches, whiteleg shrimp  
       

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Holthuis, L. B.  
  Publication Date: 1980   
  Article/Chapter Title: Shrimps and Prawns of the World: An Annotated Catalogue of Species of Interest to Fisheries   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: FAO Fisheries Synopsis, no. 125, vol. 1   
  Page(s): xvii + 271   
  Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations   
  Publication Place: Rome, Italy   
  ISBN/ISSN: 92-5-100896-5   
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  Reference for: Litopenaeus vannamei   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Pérez Farfante, Isabel, and Brian Kensley  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: Penaeoid and Sergestoid Shrimps and Prawns of the World: Keys and Diagnoses for the Families and Genera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mémoirs du Muséum nationale d'Histoire naturelle, tome 175   
  Page(s): 233   
  Publisher: Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle   
  Publication Place: Paris, France   
  ISBN/ISSN: 2-85653-510-0, 1243-4442  
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 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: East Pacific  
       
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