Category: Biology | Morphology

Photofeature: Appendages of Giant river prawn, Macrobrachium rosenbergii

Macrobrachium rosenbergii

Giant river prawn (Macrobrachium rosenbergii)

The body of Giant river prawn (Macrobrachium rosenbergii) is divided into two large parts such as cephalothorax and abdomen. Cephalothorax is consist of head and thorax.

Nineteenth pairs of appendages are found in giant river prawn. Appendages are divided into three groups according to their position of attachment. Such as- Cephalic appendage (five pairs), Thoracic appendage …read more