LARVAL DEVELOPMENT OF THE FRESHWATER SHRIMP, PALAEMONETES ANTENNARIUS (H. MILNE EDWARDS, 1837) (DECAPODA, PALAEMONIDAE) REARED IN THE LABORATORY

LARVAL DEVELOPMENT OF THE FRESHWATER SHRIMP, PALAEMONETES ANTENNARIUS (H. MILNE EDWARDS, 1837)... LARVAL DEVELOPMENT OF THE FRESHWATER SHRIMP, PALAEMONETES ANTENNARIUS (H. MILNE EDWARDS, 1837) (DECAPODA, PALAEMONIDAE) REARED IN THE LABORATORY BY L. FALCIAI 1 / and E. PALMERINI 2 / Department of Environmental Science, Siena University, Via Mattioli 4, I-53100 Siena, Italy ABSTRACT The complete larval development of the freshwater shrimp, Palaemonetes antennarius under laboratory conditions is described and illustrated in detail. Three larval and two postlarval stages are distinguished. Morphological characteristics are discussed and behavioural observations are reported. RIASSUNTO Esemplari di Palaemonetes antennarius sono stati allevati in laboratorioe ne sono stati individuati e descritti in dettaglio gli stadi larvali. Lo sviluppo larvale di questa specie prevede tre stadi di zoea e due di postlarva. Sono state analizzate le caratteristiche morfologiche e vengono descritti alcuni aspetti comportamentali. INTRODUCTION Palaemonetes antennarius (H. Milne Edwards, 1837) inhabits fresh and brack- ish waters of the Mediterranean basin. Its distribution includes Dalmatia, Greece, and certain Ionic and Aegean islands as far as Turkey, as well as both sides of the Italian peninsula. It is quite common in calm waters of some major Italian inland lakes (Trasimeno, Bolsena, Garda, and Bracciano), in the lower reaches of rivers (Po, Tiber, and Mincio) and in coastal lagoons http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Crustaceana Brill

LARVAL DEVELOPMENT OF THE FRESHWATER SHRIMP, PALAEMONETES ANTENNARIUS (H. MILNE EDWARDS, 1837) (DECAPODA, PALAEMONIDAE) REARED IN THE LABORATORY

Crustaceana , Volume 74 (11): 1315 – Jan 1, 2001

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LARVAL DEVELOPMENT OF THE FRESHWATER SHRIMP, PALAEMONETES ANTENNARIUS (H. MILNE EDWARDS, 1837) (DECAPODA, PALAEMONIDAE) REARED IN THE LABORATORY BY L. FALCIAI 1 / and E. PALMERINI 2 / Department of Environmental Science, Siena University, Via Mattioli 4, I-53100 Siena, Italy ABSTRACT The complete larval development of the freshwater shrimp, Palaemonetes antennarius under laboratory conditions is described and illustrated in detail. Three larval and two postlarval stages are distinguished. Morphological characteristics are discussed and behavioural observations are reported. RIASSUNTO Esemplari di Palaemonetes antennarius sono stati allevati in laboratorioe ne sono stati individuati e descritti in dettaglio gli stadi larvali. Lo sviluppo larvale di questa specie prevede tre stadi di zoea e due di postlarva. Sono state analizzate le caratteristiche morfologiche e vengono descritti alcuni aspetti comportamentali. INTRODUCTION Palaemonetes antennarius (H. Milne Edwards, 1837) inhabits fresh and brack- ish waters of the Mediterranean basin. Its distribution includes Dalmatia, Greece, and certain Ionic and Aegean islands as far as Turkey, as well as both sides of the Italian peninsula. It is quite common in calm waters of some major Italian inland lakes (Trasimeno, Bolsena, Garda, and Bracciano), in the lower reaches of rivers (Po, Tiber, and Mincio) and in coastal lagoons

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