Specimen Information

Carcinus maenas
Carcinus maenas
(green crab)
Crustaceans-Crabs
Exotic

Specimen ID157034
GroupCrustaceans-Crabs
GenusCarcinus
Speciesmaenas
Common Namegreen crab
StateWA
Localitycoastal waters
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameQueets-Quinault
HUC8 Number17100102
Map
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Collection Year1997
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13576
Author:Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife.
Date:1998
Title:Non-indigenous marine species of Washington State and adjacent waters.
Publisher:Washington DFW.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineMarine


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/12/2019].

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