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Shrimp, Pederson Cleaner

Scientific name: Ancylomenes pedersoni (Chace, 1958)

Common name: Pederson Cleaner Shrimp

Species Codes for Trip Ticket Reporting:
Marine Life Code: 770 - Shrimp, Pederson's cleaner

License and Endorsements Required for Commercial Harvest:
SPL - Saltwater Products License
RS - Restricted Species Endorsement
ML - Marine Life Endorsement

* These are unofficial designations, please see Florida Administrative Code Chapter 68B for specifics,


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