Eriocheir sinensis
Eriocheir sinensis
(Chinese mitten crab)
Crustaceans-Crabs
Exotic

Impact ID2384
Impact TypeHarvest
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationN/A
Impact DescriptionEriocheir sinensis is a nuisance to commercial shrimp fisheries, as the shrimpers must remove the abundant crabs from their nets, which damage the nets and shrimp.
Reference14027
Great Lakes RegionNo
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/7/2023].

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