Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID4171
GroupCrustaceans-Crabs
GenusHemigrapsus
Speciessanguineus
Common NameAsian shore crab
StateCT
CountyNew Haven
LocalityLong Island Sound near New Haven, CT (just south of East Haven)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLong Island Sound
HUC8 Number02030203
Map
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Collection Day30
Collection Month8
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 H. Lohrer, U. of CT, Storrs, CT
Freshwater/MarineBrackish-Marine
Number Collected158


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