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Video—Extracting, Processing and Inserting Spermatophores


Nelson Gerundo (, a retired, aquatic veterinarian in the Philippines, submitted a link to this 2009 video to the The Shrimp List, a mailing list for the shrimp farming industry.


The five-minute, close-up video with music shows a technician removing and processing two spermatophores from a male shrimp and then inserting them into the thelycum of a female shrimp.


Source: YouTube.  Video–Artificial Insemination of Shrimp Broodstock.  Mark Ingley.  August 28, 2009.