Macrobrachium rosenbergii — Common names

Giant Freshwater Prawn, Giant River Prawn, (german: Rosenberggarnele) learn more about names for this taxon

Many people know organisms only by the common names, or "vernacular" names. Unlike scientific names, common names are almost always different for speakers of different languages. They may also vary regionally within a language. This tab shows all the common names provided to EOL for this organism from a variety of providers, including EOL curators. Currently we can only set one preferred common name per language on a given EOL page, but all the names should be searchable.

Common names listed by language

Preferred marks the preferred name for each language.


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giant freshwater prawn IUCN Red List, NCBI Taxonomy Trusted
giant freshwater prawn, giant river prawn, (German: Rosenberggarnele) Unknown Trusted
giant river prawn IUCN Red List, Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, uBio Trusted


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罗氏沼虾 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Trusted


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En art reje uBio Unknown


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Reuzenriviersteurgarnaal uBio Unknown
Rosenberggarnaal uBio Unknown


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Chevrette d'élevage, Bouquet géant Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Trusted
Chevrette géante uBio Unknown
Crevette géante d'eau douce Unknown Trusted


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Rosenbergs Süßwassergarnele uBio Unknown


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Gambero blu uBio Unknown


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Camaráo gigante do rio uBio Unknown
Camarão-da-malásia Unknown Trusted


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Langostino de río uBio Unknown


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