Specimen Information

Hemigrapsus sanguineus
Hemigrapsus sanguineus
(Asian shore crab)
Crustaceans-Crabs
Exotic

Specimen ID154247
GroupCrustaceans-Crabs
GenusHemigrapsus
Speciessanguineus
Common NameAsian shore crab
StateNY
LocalityLong Island (north and south shores)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameSouthern Long Island
HUC8 Number02030202
Map
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Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
CommentsData from Susan Park's Timeline, University of Delaware. Susan Park, Referenced data from, McDermott 1998 and MIT SeaGrant website.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineBrackish-Marine


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/15/2021].

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