Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1656913
GroupCrustaceans-Crabs
GenusHemigrapsus
Speciessanguineus
Common NameAsian shore crab
StateNY
CountySuffolk
LocalityMt Sinai inlet jetties
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNorthern Long Island
HUC8 Number02030201
HUC10 NameNissequogue River-Smithtown Bay
HUC10 Number0203020103
HUC12 NameMt Sinai Harbor-Port Jefferson Harbor
HUC12 Number020302010304
Map
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Collection Day23
Collection Month10
Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed current
Statusestablished
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierRenz Conlon (Stony Brook University)
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected1000


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

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