Specimen Information

Macrobrachium nipponense
Macrobrachium nipponense
(East Asian river prawn)
Crustaceans-Shrimp
Exotic

Specimen ID1656898
GroupCrustaceans-Shrimp
GenusMacrobrachium
Speciesnipponense
Common NameEast Asian river prawn
StateNC
CountyBladen
LocalityJust below Lock and Dam #2, Cape Fear River
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Cape Fear
HUC8 Number03030005
HUC10 NameTurnbull Creek-Cape Fear River
HUC10 Number0303000502
HUC12 NameWhite Lake-Cape Fear River
HUC12 Number030300050206
Map
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Collection Day12
Collection Month12
Collection Year2019
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | released aquarium | dispersed
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierScott Smith (NCDNR)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/25/2024].

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