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Researchers at the University of Leeds, Queen's University Belfast and Stellenbosch University in South Africa looked at cannibalism among freshwater shrimp in Northern Ireland. They found a tiny parasite, Pleistophora mulleri, not only significantly increased cannibalism among the indigenous shrimp Gammarus duebeni celticus but made infected shrimp more voracious, taking much less time to consume their victims.
Anomalocaridids, the early ancestors of modern-day day shrimp, were massive creatures that grew to be more than six feet long and looked more like baleen whales than the crustaceans they would eventually evolve into, researchers claim in a new study.
Campaign for Seafood's Largest Selling Season Includes Blogger Meal Plans, Redesigned Website, "Grocery Grab Sweepstakes" ST.
In the news release, Hannaford Brothers Supermarkets Celebrate The Big Game With Gulf Coast Shrimp, issued 23-Jan-2015 by Gulf Seafood Marketing Coalition over PR Newswire, we are advised
Supermarket Showcases Fresh Wild-Caught Gulf Coast Shrimp with Festive, Crowd-pleasing Recipes TAMPA, Fla., Jan.
Rapid Growing Agriculture Company to Develop and Commercialize Technology that will Revolutionize Shrimp Production Marshall, MN (PRWEB) January 12, 2015
Culturing a fresh, healthy, sustainable shrimp in the US has been challenging the seafood industry for many years.
New capability helps customers determine a farm management program to manage devastating bacteria MINNEAPOLIS, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill's animal nutrition business has
Israeli scientists have developed a novel method for generating single-sex populations of prawns. This could be used to boost the productivity of aquaculture farms and even as a biocontrol measure against invasive species and pests.
The fresh Mexican White Prawns, available on the Duke’s Chowder House special fresh sheet through April 15, are dubbed “Piñata Prawns” because they explode with flavor. Seattle,
The Ghost Shrimp, Pestarella tyrrhena is a species of thalassinidean crustacean that dwells in shallow, sandy tunnels of the ocean floor in the Mediterranean Sea and northern Atlantic Ocean. Initially, the crustacean derived its name from the Tyrrhenian Sea where it inhabited. The crustacean was called formerly Callianassa tyrrhena, but current common terminology for the species is Ghost Shrimp or Mud Shrimp. Fishermen in the Mediterranean have used it as bait for at least 200 years...
The Banded Coral Shrimp, Stenopus hispidus is a decapod crustacean, resembling shrimp. It is classified in the infraorder Stenopodidea. More familiar names for this species include Banded Boxer Shrimp, Banded Prawn, Coral Banded Shrimp and Barber-pole Shrimp. This crustacean looks like a shrimp and even shares the common name shrimp, however, it is not truly shrimp. The shrimp-like crustacean is less than an inch long with red bands wrapping his body, and long, white antennae upon his...
The Cold-water Shrimp, Pandalus borealis (sometimes called Pandalus eous) is a species of shrimp native in cold waters of the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. There are numerous English names including Deep-water Shrimp, Cold-water Shrimp, Northern Shrimp, Pink Shrimp, Northern Red Shrimp and Greenland Prawn (UK). Although the word shrimp is commonly replaced by the word prawn, this is an incorrect exchange in word. In the Atlantic Ocean, it is distributed from New England, Canada's eastern...
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