Marine Shrimps of Texas

 


Sand snapping shrimp
Alpheus floridanus
Family Alpheidae

 


Bigclaw snapping shrimp
Alpheus heterochaelis
Family Alpheidae

 


Estuarine ghost shrimp
Lepidophthalmus louisianensis
Family Callianassidae

 


Broadspine ghost shrimp
Dawsonius latispina
Family Ctenochelidae

 


Arrow shrimp
Tozeuma carolinense
Family Hippolytidae

 


Peppermint shrimp
Lysmata wurdemanni
Family Hippolytidae

 


Ohio shrimp
Macrobrachium ohione
Family Palaemonidae

 


Cinnamon river shrimp
Macrobrachium acanthurus
Family Palaemonidae

 


Brown grass shrimp
Leander tenuicornis
Family Palaemonidae

 


Bristled river shrimp
Macrobrachium olfersii
Family Palaemonidae

 


Daggerblade grass shrimp
Palaemonetes pugio
Family Palaemonidae

 


Marsh grass shrimp
Palaemonetes vulgaris
Family Palaemonidae

 


Roughback shrimp
Rimapenaeus similis
Family Penaeidae

 


Asian tiger shrimp
Penaeus monodon
Family Penaeidae

 


Pink shrimp
Farfantepenaeus duorarum
Family Penaeidae

 


White shrimp
Litopenaeus setiferus
Family Penaeidae

 


Brown shrimp
Farfantepenaeus aztecus
Family Penaeidae

 


Seabob
Xiphopenaeus kroyeri
Family Penaeidae

 


Roughneck shrimp
Rimapenaeus constrictus
Family Penaeidae

 


Sergestid shrimp
Acetes americanus
Family Sergestidae

 


Lesser rock shrimp
Sicyonia dorsalis
Family Sicyoniidae

 


Coastal mud shrimp
Upogebia affinis
Family Upogebiidae