Caprella mutica Schurin, 1935

Common Name: Skeleton shrimp

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This map only depicts Great Lakes introductions.

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Author: Elder, N.E.

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Revision Date: 3/17/2009

Citation for this information:
Elder, N.E., 2019, Caprella mutica Schurin, 1935: U.S. Geological Survey, Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database, Gainesville, FL, and NOAA Great Lakes Aquatic Nonindigenous Species Information System, Ann Arbor, MI,, Revision Date: 3/17/2009, Access Date: 5/26/2019

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