Species under Penaeus
n= 8
Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Penaeus chinensis
(Osbeck, 1765)
fleshy prawn Northwest Pacific 15.3999996185303
Penaeus esculentus
Haswell, 1879
brown tiger prawn Indo-Pacific 14.5
Penaeus indicus
Milne-Edwards, 1837
Indian white prawn Indo-Pacific 18.3999996185303
Penaeus merguiensis
De Man, 1888
banana prawn Indo-West Pacific 24
Penaeus monodon
Fabricius, 1798
giant tiger prawn Indo-Pacific 33.5999984741211
Penaeus penicillatus
Alcock, 1905
redtail prawn Indo-West Pacific 19
Penaeus semisulcatus
de Haan, 1844
green tiger prawn Indo-West Pacific and the Mediterranean 18
Penaeus silasi
Muthu & Motoh, 1979
false white prawn Western Central Pacific
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