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Penaeus shrimps - Nigeria, 1998
Marine Resource  Fact Sheet
Status of stocks and resources 1999
Penaeus shrimps - Nigeria, 1998
Fact Sheet Citation  
Crevette blanche (Penaeus spp) au Nigeria 6°23''-4°41''
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Species:
FAO Names: en - Penaeus shrimps nei, fr - Crevettes Penaeus nca, es - Langostinos Penaeus nep
Geographic extent of Penaeus shrimps - Nigeria
Main Descriptors
Considered a single stock: No        Spatial Scale: National
 
 
Habitat and Biology
Bottom type: Soft bottom - muddy or muddy-sand; Hard rocky bottom.   Depth zone: Coastal; Shelf - Upper shelf (up to 100 m).   Horizontal distribution: Littoral.   Vertical distribution: Demersal/Benthic.  

Geographical Distribution
Jurisdictional distribution: Unspecified

Water Area Overview
Spatial Scale: National

Geo References
Resource Structure
Considered a single stock: No
Biological State and Trend
 Exploitation state: Overexploited 
Bibliography
 
“Report of the Workshop on the Assessment and Management of Shrimps and Crabs in Southwest Africa (Luanda, Angola, 8-12 Marc 1999).” A.M. Caramelo, M. Lamboeuf and M. Tandstad 1999 GCP/RAF/302/EEC FAO.
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