Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID4161
GroupCrustaceans-Crabs
GenusHemigrapsus
Speciessanguineus
Common NameAsian shore crab
StateRI
CountyWashington
LocalityRhode Island Sound at Pt. Judith, RI (just east of Matunuck)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameVirginian
HUC8 Number32004100
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month6
Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:9176
Author:Lohrer, A.M., and R.B. Whitlatch.
Date:1997
Title:Ecological studies on the recently introduced Japanese shore crab (Hemigrapsus sanguineus), in eastern Long Island Sound.
Publisher:Connecticut Sea Grant College Program, University of Connecticut
Pages:49-60
Reference 2
Ref. Number:1666
Author:Balcom, Nancy C.
Date:1997
Title:Proceedings of the second northeastern conference on nonindigenous aquatic nuisance species.
Publisher:Connecticut Sea Grant College Program, University of Connecticut, 1084 Shennecossett, Groton, CT 06340-6097.
Pages:68 p
CommentsFrom the 2nd Northeast Conf. on Nonindigenous Aquatic Species, April 18-19, 1997, Burlington, VT
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierAndrew M. Lohrer, U. CT
Freshwater/MarineBrackish-Marine
Number Collected477


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