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- n. Any toothed whale (such as the narwhal) of the family Monodontidae
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of delphinoid odontocete cetaceans, containing only the narwhal, M. monoceros, distinguished by its unique dentition.
- n. In conchology, same as Monodonta.
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- n. type genus of the Monodontidae
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She focused on brood stock development and pond grow out culture of shrimp (Penaeus monodon) and produced a number of publications on P. monodon culture that led to the development and improvement of seed production, hatchery operations, and pond culture of P. monodon in the country.
"The Australian prawn aquaculture industry depends on black tiger prawns, Penaeus monodon,"
Gay Marsden with a black tiger prawn (Penaeus monodon).
The Australian prawn aquaculture industry depends on black tiger prawns, Penaeus monodon.
Wilson K, Li Y, Whan V, Lehnert S, Byrne K, et al. (2002) Genetic mapping of the black tiger shrimp Penaeus monodon with amplified fragment length polymorphism.