Specimen Information

Rhithropanopeus harrisii
Rhithropanopeus harrisii
(Harris mud crab)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID5016
Common NameHarris mud crab
CountyPalo Pinto
LocalityPossum Kingdom Lake [~10 miles W of Graford, TX]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Brazos-Palo Pinto
HUC8 Number12060201
HUC10 NamePossom Kingdom Lake-Brazos River
HUC10 Number1206020105
HUC12 NameJowell Creek-Possom Kingdom Lake
HUC12 Number120602010506
Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
CommentsSee www.tarleton.edu/~biology/MudCrab.htm, last visited 8/16/2000. Native to Texas estuaries. Population is reproducing in this reservoir. itemnumber 52048
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierDr. Donald Keith, Tarleton State U., Stephenville,
Number Collected100s
Year Classadu/juv
Size1.5 - 23 mm


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/21/2024].

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