Adult Metapenaeus monoceros are pale grey with dark brown spots giving them the name brown shrimp or speckled shrimp. Their body is covered with short hairs. They have red–orange antennas. They are medium-sized prawns with males growing up to 15 centimeters.
Raw or cooked: Headless Shell On, peeled deveined/peeled undeveined
HLSO: 16-20, 21-25, 26-30, 31-40, 41-50, 51-60, 61-70, 71-90, 90-110 pcs/lb. PD/PUD: 51-60, 61-70, 71-90, 90-120, 100-200, 200-300 pcs/lb