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

Impact ID2397
Impact TypeHarvest
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionIn the San Francisco Bay area, shrimpers have reported damage to their catch while using trawl nets, and increased gear cleaning time due to the occurrence and high abundance of Eriocheir sinensis.
Reference33686
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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