Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1656901
GroupCrustaceans-Shrimp
GenusMacrobrachium
Speciesnipponense
Common NameEast Asian river prawn
StateSC
CountyGeorgetown
LocalityPrivate pond on corner of Retreat Beach Blvd and Hwy 17, Pawleys Island, SC
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCoastal Carolina
HUC8 Number03040208
HUC10 NameNorth Inlet
HUC10 Number0304020804
HUC12 NamePawleys Island Creek
HUC12 Number030402080401
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month7
Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture | released aquarium | dispersed
Statusunknown
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierScott Smith (NCDNR)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/7/2022].

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