Taxonomy Name Penaeus japonicus
Class Crustacea
Genus Penaeus
Family Penaeidae
DOF Valid Name No Name
Common Name Tiger Prawn
Local Name Udang harimau
Synonym
Body Color
Spesific Description Rostrum horizontal and overreaching distral margin of antennular peduncle, provided with 2-7 dorsal teeth and 1 ventral tooth. Post-rostral carina with 4 teeth. Adrostral groove deep and broad, extending towards posterior margin of carapace. Dorsal-rostral carina wider than adrostral groove; median groove prominent. Dorsal carina present from 4-6 abdominal somites. Telson with deep median groove, extending to distal tip, and with 3 pairs of moveable lateral spines. Source - personal.cityu.edu.hk