On sexual dimorphism in the shrimp Palaemon pacificus (decapoda: palaemonidae) Collected from the red sea
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Palaemon pacificus is common in the Red Sea coast and the sexes are separate. Potential sexual dimorphism in 38 morphological parameters was investigated in a population of Palaemon pacificus collected from the Red Sea coast. The results indicated that 8 parameters show significant sex related differences while no significant differences were recorded in the rest of characters studied.