Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID4790
GroupCrustaceans-Crabs
GenusHemigrapsus
Speciessanguineus
Common NameAsian shore crab
StateDE
CountySussex
LocalityIndian River Bay [Oak Orchard, DE]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameChincoteague
HUC8 Number02040303
HUC10 NameIndian River Bay
HUC10 Number0204030302
HUC12 NameIndian River Bay-Indian River Inlet
HUC12 Number020403030206
Map
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Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:9293
Author:McDermott, John, J.
Date:1998
Title:The western Pacific brachyuran (Hemigrapsus sanguineus: Grapsidae), in its new habitat along the Atlantic coast of the United States: geographic distribution and ecology.
Journal:ICES Journal of Marine Science
Volume:55
Pages:289-298
Reference 2
Ref. Number:9298
Author:McDermott, J.J.
Date:1995
Title:Geographical distribution of a western Pacific brachyuran crab, Hemigrapsus sanguineus, along the east coast of the United States. Chesapeake Research Consortium Publication, No 149.
Publisher:Chesapeake Research Consortium, Edgewater, MD.
Pages:p 708
Reference 3
Ref. Number:9297
Author:McDermott, J.J.
Date:1992
Title:Biology of the western Pacific crab, Hemigrapsus sanguineus, living along the mid-Atlantic coast of the United States.
Journal:American Zoologist
Volume:32
Pages:73
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierJohn J. McDermott, Franklin and Marshall Univ., PA
Freshwater/MarineBrackish-Marine


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