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Table 3.

Shrimp catch groups and commercial groups of the enumerator data collection programme.

GeneraCatch groupCommercial groupSpeciesEnglish (FAO)South Vietnamese
Penaeus (Nhom tom he) White shrimp Tiger shrimp monodon Giant Tiger Prawn Tom su 
   semisulcatus Green tiger prawn Tom ran 
  White banana prawn merguiensis Banana prawn Tom The 
  Kuruma prawn japonicus Kuruma prawn Tom He Nhat 
  White prawn indicus penicillataus orientalis teraoi plebojus canaliculatus longistylus latisulcatus Indian White prawn Tom The do duoi 
Metapenaeus (Nhom tom chi) Pink shrimp Greasyback shrimp ensis Greasyback shrimp Tom Dat (rao) 
  Jinga shrimp affinis Jinga shrimp Tom hi bong 
  Pink prawn intermetius lysianassa joyneri, monoceros malaccaensis buckenroadi Bird shrimp Tom Bac 
 Yellow shrimp Brevicornis brevicornis Yellow shrimp Tom bac nghe 
  tenuipes tenuipes Stork shrimp Tom bac 
Parapenaeopsis (Nhom tom sat) Cat shrimp sculptilis sculptilis Rainbow shrimp Tom sat 
  Cat prawns cornuta gracillima tenella longipes fissarus Coral shrimp Tom Chi Tom Giang 
 Low value shrimp Dog shrimp hungerfordi Dog shrimp Tom Gay tre 
  Spear shrimp hardwickii Spear shrimp Tom Chi 
Trachypenaeus (Nhom tom choan)  Southern rough shrimp curvirostris Southern rough shrimp Tom giang da 
n/a  Low value shrimp    
GeneraCatch groupCommercial groupSpeciesEnglish (FAO)South Vietnamese
Penaeus (Nhom tom he) White shrimp Tiger shrimp monodon Giant Tiger Prawn Tom su 
   semisulcatus Green tiger prawn Tom ran 
  White banana prawn merguiensis Banana prawn Tom The 
  Kuruma prawn japonicus Kuruma prawn Tom He Nhat 
  White prawn indicus penicillataus orientalis teraoi plebojus canaliculatus longistylus latisulcatus Indian White prawn Tom The do duoi 
Metapenaeus (Nhom tom chi) Pink shrimp Greasyback shrimp ensis Greasyback shrimp Tom Dat (rao) 
  Jinga shrimp affinis Jinga shrimp Tom hi bong 
  Pink prawn intermetius lysianassa joyneri, monoceros malaccaensis buckenroadi Bird shrimp Tom Bac 
 Yellow shrimp Brevicornis brevicornis Yellow shrimp Tom bac nghe 
  tenuipes tenuipes Stork shrimp Tom bac 
Parapenaeopsis (Nhom tom sat) Cat shrimp sculptilis sculptilis Rainbow shrimp Tom sat 
  Cat prawns cornuta gracillima tenella longipes fissarus Coral shrimp Tom Chi Tom Giang 
 Low value shrimp Dog shrimp hungerfordi Dog shrimp Tom Gay tre 
  Spear shrimp hardwickii Spear shrimp Tom Chi 
Trachypenaeus (Nhom tom choan)  Southern rough shrimp curvirostris Southern rough shrimp Tom giang da 
n/a  Low value shrimp    
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