Shrimp (disambiguation)

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Shrimp sometimes called prawn, are stalk-eyed swimming crustaceans with long skinny muscular tails, long whiskers, and slender legs.

Shrimp can also refer to:

Crustaceans
  • Mantis shrimp, a crustacean of order Stomatopoda within class Malacostraca
  • Opossum shrimp, crustaceans comprising orders Lophogastrida and Mysida within class Malacostraca
  • Hooded shrimp, a crustacean of order Cumacea within class Malacostraca
  • Seed shrimp, a crustacean of class Ostracoda
  • Horseshoe shrimp, a crustacean of class Cephaloracida
  • Fairy shrimp, a crustacean of order Anostraca within class Branchiopoda
  • Brine shrimp or sea monkey, another crustacean of order Anostraca within class Branchiopoda
  • Clam shrimp, crustaceans comprising orders Cyclestherida, Laevicaudata and Spinicaudata within class Branchiopoda
  • Tadpole shrimp or shield shrimp, a crustacean of order Notostraca within class Branchiopoda
Other uses