Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID154503
GroupCrustaceans-Crabs
GenusHemigrapsus
Speciessanguineus
Common NameAsian shore crab
StateVA
LocalityNewport News, Chesapeake Bay
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLynnhaven-Poquoson
HUC8 Number02080108
Map
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Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
CommentsEmail from Jeff Shields, VIMS
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineBrackish-Marine
Specimen Impact2 specimens observed


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/3/2023].

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