Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID157483
GroupCrustaceans-Crabs
GenusHemigrapsus
Speciessanguineus
Common NameAsian shore crab
StateNH
CountyRockingham
LocalityPlaice Cove
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NamePiscataqua-Salmon Falls
HUC8 Number01060003
Map
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Collection Day17
Collection Month12
Collection Year2003
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
CommentsShe has found them here and collected one for her classroom aquarium.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierSilver, Catherine
Freshwater/MarineBrackish-Marine
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/12/2021].

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