Peneidae


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Noun1.Peneidae - tropical prawns
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Natantia, suborder Natantia - shrimp; prawns; etc.
genus Peneus, Peneus - type genus of the family Peneidae
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En la gran mayoria de las lagunas costeras del Oceano Pacifico Mexicano, la actividad pesquera se ha concentrado principalmente en la captura de camaron de la familia Peneidae, generos Litopenaeus y Farfantepenaeus, por su interes economico.
Not only does this group, but also those members of the Peneidae family present in estuarial environments, use the detritus (Masitah & Chong 2002).
This agrees with the information indicated by Garcia and Le Reste (1987) for another Peneidae species and with the observations made by Medina-Reyna (2001) for L.