Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID862466
GroupCrustaceans-Crabs
GenusHemigrapsus
Speciessanguineus
Common NameAsian shore crab
StateNY
CountySuffolk
Localitysmall canal at SW end of Narrow Bay, just off Lyndale Court
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSouthern Long Island
HUC8 Number02030202
HUC10 NameShinnecock Bay-Atlantic Ocean
HUC10 Number0203020206
HUC12 NameForge River-Moriches Bay
HUC12 Number020302020601
Map
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Collection Day4
Collection Month7
Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineMarine


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/29/2020].

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