Procambarus clarkii
Procambarus clarkii
(Red Swamp Crayfish)
Crustaceans-Crayfish
Native Transplant

Impact ID9495
Impact TypeRecreation
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationN/A
Impact DescriptionThe potential presence of white spot syndrome virus (WSSV) in Procambarus clarkii may threaten native crustacean species in South Carolina that are recreationally important such as Penaeus setiferus and Callinectes sapidus that are known to be susceptible to WSSV.
Reference42982
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationSouth Carolina, United States

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/18/2024].

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