Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID862582
GroupCrustaceans-Crabs
GenusCarcinus
Speciesmaenas
Common Namegreen crab
StateNY
CountyNassau
Locality[No locality provided]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNorthern Long Island
HUC8 Number02030201
HUC10 NameHempstead Harbor-Manhassett Bay
HUC10 Number0203020101
HUC12 NameAlley Creek-Little Neck Bay
HUC12 Number020302010101
Map
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Collection Day4
Collection Month8
Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27712
Author:iMapInvasives.
Date:2016
Title:New York iMapInvasives
Publisher:New York Natural Heritage Program
CommentsNew York State Department of Environmental Conservation (Bureau of Marine Resources),New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) record shared via iMapInvasives New York system
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/19/2019].

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