Specimen Information

Charybdis hellerii
Charybdis hellerii
(Indo-Pacific swimming crab)
Crustaceans-Crabs
Exotic

Specimen ID162335
GroupCrustaceans-Crabs
GenusCharybdis
Specieshellerii
Common NameIndo-Pacific swimming crab
StateFL
CountyManatee
LocalityGulf of Mexico, off Anna Maria Island [See Bradenton area]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFloridian
HUC8 Number32007000
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month11
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
CommentsGravid female
Record TypeSpecimen
Earliest Recorddrainage
DisposalFlorida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Museum Cat NumberFSBC I-66738
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected1
Size64.6 mm carapace width, 40.2 mm carapace length
Number of Breeding Females1
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/19/2022].

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