On the occurrence of Penaeus pulchricaudatus (Decapoda, Dendrobranchiata, Penaeidae) in the Canary Islands, its southernmost limit in the eastern Atlantic

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On the occurrence of Penaeus pulchricaudatus (Decapoda, Dendrobranchiata, Penaeidae) in the Canary Islands, its southernmost limit in the eastern Atlantic
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Here we report the first occurrence of P. pulchricaudatus for the Canary Islands, based on an individual recently caught by the second author off the island of Gran Canaria. The studied specimen was accidentally discovered, in situ photographed and collected by hand.