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Palaemon  Weber, 1795
Taxonomic Serial No.: 96449

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Palaemonetes Heller, 1869
 
    Exopalaemon Holthuis, 1950
 
    Coutierella Sollaud, 1914
 
  Common Name(s):    
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2022   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumCrustacea Brünnich, 1772 – crustacés, crustáceo, crustaceans  
                   SuperclassAltocrustacea   
                      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  
                                  SuborderPleocyemata Burkenroad, 1963  
                                     InfraorderCaridea Dana, 1852  
                                        SuperfamilyPalaemonoidea Rafinesque, 1815  
                                           FamilyPalaemonidae Rafinesque, 1815  
                                              GenusPalaemon Weber, 1795  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 Species Palaemon adspersus Rathke, 1837 – Baltic prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon affinis H. Milne-Edwards, 1837  
                                                 Species Palaemon africanus (Balss, 1916)  
                                                 Species Palaemon annandalei (Kemp, 1917) – Cipango prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon antennarius H. Milne-Edwards, 1837  
                                                 Species Palaemon antrorum (J. E. Benedict, 1896) – Balcones cave shrimp 
                                                 Species Palaemon argentinus (Nobili, 1901)  
                                                 Species Palaemon atrinubes (Bray, 1976)  
                                                 Species Palaemon audouini Heller, 1861  
                                                 Species Palaemon australis (Dakin, 1915)  
                                                 Species Palaemon camranhi (Nguyên, 1997)  
                                                 Species Palaemon capensis (De Man in Weber, 1897)  
                                                 Species Palaemon carinicauda Holthuis, 1950 – ridgetail prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon carteri (Gordon, 1935)  
                                                 Species Palaemon colossus Tzomos & Koukouras, 2015  
                                                 Species Palaemon concinnus Dana, 1852 – mangrove prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon cummingi (Chace, 1954) – Squirrel Chimney Cave shrimp, Florida cave shrimp 
                                                 Species Palaemon curvirostris Nguyên, 1992  
                                                 Species Palaemon debilis Dana, 1852 – feeble shrimp, 'opae huna 
                                                 Species Palaemon dolospinus Walker & Poore, 2003  
                                                 Species Palaemon elegans Rathke, 1837 – rockpool prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon floridanus Chace, 1942 – Florida grass shrimp 
                                                 Species Palaemon fluvialis Streets, 1871  
                                                 Species Palaemon gladiator Holthuis, 1950  
                                                 Species Palaemon gracilis (S. I. Smith, 1871)  
                                                 Species Palaemon gravieri (Yü, 1930) – Chinese ditch prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon guangdongensis Liu, Liang & Yan, 1990  
                                                 Species Palaemon hainanensis (Liang, 2000)  
                                                 Species Palaemon hancocki Holthuis, 1950  
                                                 Species Palaemon hiltoni (Schmitt, 1921) – Hilton shrimp 
                                                 Species Palaemon hobbsi (Strenth, 1994)  
                                                 Species Palaemon intermedius (Stimpson, 1860) – striped river prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon ivonicus (Holthuis, 1950)  
                                                 Species Palaemon kadiakensis (M. J. Rathbun, 1902) – Mississippi grass shrimp 
                                                 Species Palaemon khori De Grave & Al-Maslamani, 2006  
                                                 Species Palaemon kwangtung De Grave & Ashelby, 2013  
                                                 Species Palaemon lindsayi (Villalobos Figueroa & H. H. Hobbs Jr., 1974)  
                                                 Species Palaemon litoreus (McCulloch, 1909)  
                                                 Species Palaemon longirostris H. Milne-Edwards, 1837 – delta prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon macrodactylus M. J. Rathbun, 1902 – migrant prawn, oriental shrimp 
                                                 Species Palaemon maculatus (Thallwitz, 1892) – Zaire prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon mani (Sollaud, 1914) – mam tom prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon mercedae (Pereira S., 1986)  
                                                 Species Palaemon mesogenitor (Sollaud, 1912)  
                                                 Species Palaemon mesopotamicus (Pesta, 1913)  
                                                 Species Palaemon mexicanus (Strenth, 1976)  
                                                 Species Palaemon migratorius (Heller, 1862)  
                                                 Species Palaemon minos Tzomos & Koukouras, 2015  
                                                 Species Palaemon miyadii (Kubo, 1938)  
                                                 Species Palaemon modestus (Heller, 1862) – Siberian prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon mundusnovus De Grave & Ashelby, 2013  
                                                 Species Palaemon northropi (Rankin, 1898) – Caribbean bait prawn, crossbanded grass shrimp 
                                                 Species Palaemon octaviae (Chace, 1972)  
                                                 Species Palaemon ogasawaraensis Kato & Takeda, 1981  
                                                 Species Palaemon orientis Holthuis, 1950 – oriental prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon ortmanni M. J. Rathbun, 1902 – gladiator prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon pacificus (Stimpson, 1860) – Indian bait prawn, Pacific grass shrimp 
                                                 Species Palaemon paivai Fausto Filho, 1967  
                                                 Species Palaemon paludosus (Gibbes, 1850) – Eastern grass shrimp, riverine grass shrimp 
                                                 Species Palaemon pandaliformis (Stimpson, 1871) – American grass shrimp, potitinga prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon paucidens De Haan, 1844 – lake prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon peringueyi (Stebbing, 1915)  
                                                 Species Palaemon peruanus Holthuis, 1950  
                                                 Species Palaemon powelli Ashelby & De Grave, 2009  
                                                 Species Palaemon pugio (Holthuis, 1949) – daggerblade grass shrimp 
                                                 Species Palaemon ritteri Holmes, 1895 – barred grass shrimp 
                                                 Species Palaemon schmitti (Holthuis, 1950)  
                                                 Species Palaemon semmelinkii (De Man, 1881)  
                                                 Species Palaemon septemtrionalis Katogi et al., 2019  
                                                 Species Palaemon serenus (Heller, 1862)  
                                                 Species Palaemon serratus (Pennant, 1777) – common prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon serrifer (Stimpson, 1860) – carpenter prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon sewelli (Kemp, 1925)  
                                                 Species Palaemon sinensis (Sollaud, 1911) – Chinese grass shrimp 
                                                 Species Palaemon styliferus H. Milne-Edwards, 1840 – roshma prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon suttkusi (Smalley, 1964)  
                                                 Species Palaemon tenuidactylus Liu, Liang & Yan, 1990  
                                                 Species Palaemon texanus (Strenth, 1976) – Texas river shrimp 
                                                 Species Palaemon tonkinensis (Sollaud, 1914) – Tonkin grass shrimp 
                                                 Species Palaemon turcorum (Holthuis, 1961)  
                                                 Species Palaemon varians Leach, 1813 – Atlantic ditch shrimp 
                                                 Species Palaemon vicinus Ashelby, 2009  
                                                 Species Palaemon vietnamicus (Nguyên, 1992)  
                                                 Species Palaemon vulgaris Say, 1818 – common grass shrimp, marsh grass shrimp, marsh shrimp, common American prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon xinjiangensis (Liang, 2000)  
                                                 Species Palaemon xiphias Risso, 1816 – Posidonia prawn 
                                                 Species Palaemon yamashitai Fujino & Miyake, 1970  
                                                 Species Palaemon yuna Carvalho, Magalhães & Mantelatto, 2014  
                                                 Species Palaemon zariquieyi (Sollaud, 1938)  
       

 References
       
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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Palaemon   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Chace, Fenner A., Jr., and A. J. Bruce  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Caridean Shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda) of the Albatross Philippine Expedition 1907-1910, pt. 6: Superfamily Palaemonoidea   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, no. 543   
  Page(s): vii + 152   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
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  Reference for: Palaemon   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): De Grave, Sammy, and C. H. J. M. Fransen  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: Carideorum catalogus: the recent species of the Dendrobranchiate, Stenopodidean, Procarididean and Caridean Shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoologische Mededelingen, vol. 85, no. 9   
  Page(s): 195-589   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 978-90-6519-2004, 0024-0672  
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  Reference for: Palaemon   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): De Grave, Sammy, and Christopher W. Ashelby  
  Publication Date: 2013   
  Article/Chapter Title: A re-appraisal of the systematic status of selected genera in Palaemoninae (Crustacea: Decapoda: Palaemonidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, vol. 3734, no. 3   
  Page(s): 331-344   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5334   
  Notes: doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3734.3.3   
  Reference for: Palaemon   
       

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