Common name: a shrimp
Native Range: China and Taiwan.
Hydrologic Unit Codes (HUCs) Explained
Puerto Rico &
Interactive maps: Point Distribution Maps
Table 1. States with nonindigenous occurrences, the earliest and latest observations in each state, and the tally and names of HUCs with observations†. Names and dates are hyperlinked to their relevant specimen records. The list of references for all nonindigenous occurrences of Neocaridina denticulata sinensis are found here.
Table last updated 6/13/2021
† Populations may not be currently present.
Status: Found throughout O'ahu (Englund and Cai, 1999).
References: (click for full references)
Englund, R.A., and Y. Cai. 1999. The occurrence and description of Neocaridina denticulata sinensis
(Kemp, 1918) (Crustacea: Decapoda: Atyidae), a new introduction to the Hawaiian Islands. Bishop Museum Occasional Papers(58):58-65.
Revision Date: 4/9/2014
Benson, A.J., 2021, Neocaridina denticulata sinensis (Kemp, 1918): U.S. Geological Survey, Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database, Gainesville, FL, https://nas.er.usgs.gov/queries/FactSheet.aspx?SpeciesID=2257, Revision Date: 4/9/2014, Access Date: 6/25/2021
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