Virginia Institute of Marine Science
Virginia Journal of Science
The ''river shrimp" belonging to the genus Macrobrachium, which range in length from 34 to more than 230 mm., are not to be confused with the smalier "glass shrimp" belonging to the genus Palaemonetes, at least one species of which is a common form in the waters of the Piedmont and Coastal Plain of Virginia.
Virginia Fisheries Laboratory Contribution no. 40
Hobbs, Horton H. and Massman, William H., "The River Shrimp, Macrobrachium ohione (Smith), in Virginia" (1952). VIMS Articles. 1358.