Brown shrimp

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More than one species shares the common name "brown shrimp":

  • Crangon crangon, a species found in the north-eastern Atlantic Ocean and North Sea
  • Farfantepenaeus aztecus (formerly Penaeus aztecus), a species found in the north-western Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico
  • Farfantepenaeus subtilis (formerly Penaeus subtilis), a species found in the south-western Atlantic Ocean as far north as Cuba
  • Metapenaeus monoceros (formerly Penaeus monoceros), an Indo-Pacific species and Lessepsian migrant