Palaemonidae


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Related to Palaemonidae: Atyidae
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Noun1.Palaemonidae - prawns
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Natantia, suborder Natantia - shrimp; prawns; etc.
genus Palaemon, Palaemon - type genus of the family Palaemonidae; widely distributed genus
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Geometric morphometrics of carapace of Macrobrachium australe (Crustacea: Palaemonidae) from Reunion Island.
In caridean shrimps, studies describing embryo development are limited and focus on only a few families: Alpheidae, Palaemonidae, and Atyidae (Ishikawa, 1885; Weldon, 1887; Brooks and Herrick, 1891; Nair, 1949; Weygoldt, 1961; Jalihal et al., 1993; Nazari et al., 2000; Habashy et al., 2012; Romney and Reiber, 2013: Klann and Scholtz, 2014).
Among freshwater shrimps, Palaemonidae is the most abundant family (Sampaio et al., 2009) with five genera, where Macrobrachium (Bate, 1868) is the most represented with 17 species reported from Brazilian territory (Pileggi and Mantelatto, 2010).
Paxman, "Masculinization of female Macrobrachium rosenbergii (de Man) (Decapoda, Palaemonidae) by androgenic gland implantation," General and Comparative Endocrinology, vol.
Reproductive and morphometric traits of Macrobrachium amazonicum (Decapoda: Palaemonidae) from the Pantanal, Brazil, suggests initial speciation.
& CAMPOS, M.R., 2007.--Freshwater prawns of the genus Macrobrachium Bate, 1868 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Palaemonidae) of Colombia.