Specimen Information

Macrobrachium olfersii
Macrobrachium olfersii
(bristled river shrimp)
Crustaceans-Shrimp
Exotic

Specimen ID259654
GroupCrustaceans-Shrimp
GenusMacrobrachium
Speciesolfersii
Common Namebristled river shrimp
StateSC
CountyCharleston
LocalityCharleston Harbor, at James Island Yacht Club pier
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCooper
HUC8 Number03050201
HUC10 NameCooper River
HUC10 Number0305020107
HUC12 NameLower Cooper River
HUC12 Number030502010707
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month10
Collection Year1989
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
Commentson floating crab larvae collector following Hurricane Hugo
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierDavid Knott - SERTC
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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