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|Main Title||Shrimps (Arthropoda: Crustacea: Penaeidae).|
|Author||Couch, John A. ;|
|CORP Author||Environmental Research Lab., Gulf Breeze, FL.|
|Additional Subjects||Shrimps ; Animal ecology ; Water pollution ; Organic compounds ; Pesticides ; Crude oil ; Metals ; Biocides ; Food chains ; Crustacea ; Arthropoda ; Interactions ; Water pollution effects(Animals) ; Bioindicators|
The pollution ecology of penaeid shrimps involving industrial organic chemicals, pesticides, petroleum, heavy metals, biological agents, and interactions of the above is discussed. Penaeid shrimps, within their geographic distribution, can serve as valid indicators of the presence and effects of many pollutant agents.