TITLE

Shrimp

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Shrimp, an animal found in both freshwater and saltwater throughout the world. Like its relatives the lobsters, crabs, and crayfish, the shrimp is a crustacean. Shrimp are a popular seafood and a valuable commercial item. However, of the more than 1,900 species of shrimp, fewer than 20 are important commercially.
ACCESSION #
37310169

 

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