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Species Palaemon intermedius

Palaemon intermedius Palaemon intermedius Palaemon intermedius - female Palaemon intermedius - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Crustacea (Crustaceans)
Class Malacostraca (Malacostracans)
Superorder Eucarida (Eucarida (Crabs, Crayfish, Shrimp, etc.))
Order Decapoda (Crabs, Crayfishes, Lobsters, Prawns, and Shrimp)
Infraorder Caridea (Caridean shrimps)
Family Palaemonidae
Genus Palaemon
Species intermedius (Palaemon intermedius)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Palaemon intermedius (Stimpson, 1860)
Leander intermedius Stimpson, 1860
Palaemonetes intermedius (Stimpson, 1860)
Identification
Dorsal rostral teeth continue to tip of rostrum; one dorsal rostral tooth posterior to orbit, versus two in P. vulgaris.(1)
Habitat
Found in brackish water
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Keys to Marine Invertebrates of the Woods Hole Region
Smith R.I. 1964. Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute.