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Pandalus montagui   Leach, 1814

Aesop shrimp

Native range | All suitable habitat | Point map | Year 2100
This map was computer-generated and has not yet been reviewed.
Pandalus montagui   AquaMaps   Data sources: GBIF OBIS
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Classification
Malacostraca | Decapoda | Pandalidae
Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Main reference
Harms, J. 1993. (Ref. 2711)
References | Biblio | Coordinator | Collaborators

Size / Weight / Age
Max length : 16.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 8)

Environment
Benthic; depth range 0 - 968 m (Ref. 101286)

Climate / Range
Temperate, preferred 5°C (Ref. 107945)

Distribution
North Atlantic: USA, Germany and Ireland.
Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Common in offshore waters (Ref. 106917). Epifaunal in areas with sludge (Ref. 96352). Free-living (Ref. 3123). Mating behavior: Precopulatory courtship ritual is common (through olfactory and tactile cues); usually indirect sperm transfer (Ref. 833).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 114614)

   

CITES status (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans




Human uses
Fisheries: commercial
FAO(fisheries: production) | FisheriesWiki | Sea Around Us |

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Estimation of some characteristics with mathematical models

Price category (Ref. 80766)
Very high