Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID283267
GroupCrustaceans-Shrimp
GenusMacrobrachium
Speciesolfersii
Common Namebristled river shrimp
StateLA
CountyCameron
LocalityMermentau River (RM 16.7) and Little Pecan Bayou confluence
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMermentau
HUC8 Number08080202
HUC10 NameMermentau River-Frontal Gulf of Mexico
HUC10 Number0808020211
HUC12 NameUpper Mud Lake-Mermentau River
HUC12 Number080802021105
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month9
Collection Year1974
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24862
Author:White, C.J.
Date:1977
Title:Extension of the known range of Macrobrachium olfersi (Wiegman, 1836) in coastal Louisiana (Decapoda, Caridea).
Journal:Crustaceana
Volume:33
Issue:2
Pages:221-222
Reference 2
Ref. Number:19692
Author:McLaughlin, P.L., and 37 others.
Date:2005
Title:Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Crustaceans.
Publisher:American Fisheries Society Special Publication 31
Pages:545 pp
CommentsMale specimen. Salinity 2.4 ppt. First collection of this species along the northern Gulf of Mexico.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size62 mm TL


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/20/2021].

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