Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

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Ovigerous Female

These eggs look gray because all the yolk has been consumed and the larva can be seen.


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FWC Facts:
White and brown shrimp depend on estuaries as nursery habitats, leaving when they reach 4-5 inches in length. This “shrimp run” occurs in late summer or early fall.

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