Specimen Information

Carcinus maenas
Carcinus maenas
(green crab)
Crustaceans-Crabs
Exotic

Specimen ID4878
GroupCrustaceans-Crabs
GenusCarcinus
Speciesmaenas
Common Namegreen crab
StateWA
CountyGrays Harbor
LocalityGrays Harbor
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameGrays Harbor
HUC8 Number17100105
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month7
Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
Statusestablished
CommentsNorthern most seen to date.
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierWashington Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
Freshwater/MarineMarine
Number Collected11


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/11/2021].

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