Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records.

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Ref IDTypeAuthorDateTitle
14008 Web PageBalabam, M., L. Whitlow, S. Day, and A. Locke2001Marine biological invaders - Bay of Fundy and Gulf of Maine
1666 ReportBalcom, Nancy C.1997Proceedings of the second northeastern conference on nonindigenous aquatic nuisance species.
30185 Web PageBaltay, V.2014Crabs Count
856 Journal ArticleCarlton, J.T., and J.B. Geller1993Ecological roulette: the global transport of nonindigenous marine organisms
17200 DatabaseCheckoway, A. (MIT Sea Grant's Citizen Science Initiative).2007Hemigrapsus sanguineus and Carcinus maenas off the Coast of Maine.
14307 NewsDaniels, R.2005New fish transform Hudson.
15604 Journal ArticleDavis, J.L.D., N.A. Dobrowski, J.T. Carlton, J. Prevas, S. Parks, D. Hong, and E. Southworth2005Autotomy in the Asian shore crab (Hemigrapsus sanguineus) in a non-native area of its range.
25897 DatabaseFlorida Museum of Natural History2013Florida Museum of Natural History invertebrate zoology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal,
26212 DatabaseGBIF2013Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
27712 DatabaseiMapInvasives.2019New York iMapInvasives
13150 Journal ArticleKraemer, G.P., M. Sellberg, A. Gordon, and J. Main2007Eight-year record of Hemigrapsus sanguineus (Asian Shore Crab) invasion in Western Long Island Sound Estuary.
13195 Journal ArticleLedesma, M.E., and N.J. O'Connor2001Habitat and diet of the non-native crab Hemigrapsus sanguineus in southeastern New England.
13207 Journal ArticleLohrer, A.M., and R.B. Whitlatch2002Interactions among aliens: Apparent replacement of one exotic species by another.
9176 Conference ProceedingsLohrer, A.M., and R.B. Whitlatch.1997Ecological studies on the recently introduced Japanese shore crab (Hemigrapsus sanguineus), in eastern Long Island Sound.
9296 Journal ArticleMcDermott, J.J.1991A breeding population of the western Pacific crab Hemigrapsus sanguineus (Crustacea: Decapoda: Grapsidae) established on the Atlantic coast of North America.
9297 Journal ArticleMcDermott, J.J.1992Biology of the western Pacific crab, Hemigrapsus sanguineus, living along the mid-Atlantic coast of the United States.
9298 ReportMcDermott, J.J.1995Geographical distribution of a western Pacific brachyuran crab, Hemigrapsus sanguineus, along the east coast of the United States. Chesapeake Research Consortium Publication, No 149.
13066 Book ChapterMcDermott, J.J.1998The Western Pacific Brachyuran Hemigrapsus sanguineus (Grapsidae) in its new habitat along the Atlantic coast of the United States: Feeding, Cheliped morphology and growth.
13067 Journal ArticleMcDermott, J.J.2000Natural history and biology of the Asian Shore Crab Hemigrapsus sanguineus in the Western Atlantic: A review, with new information.
9293 Journal ArticleMcDermott, John, J.1998The western Pacific brachyuran (Hemigrapsus sanguineus: Grapsidae), in its new habitat along the Atlantic coast of the United States: geographic distribution and ecology.
9294 Journal ArticleMcDermott, John, J.1998The western Pacific brachyuran (Hemigrapsus sanguineus (Grapsidae) in its new habitat along the Atlantic coast of the United States: reproduction.
24158 Web PageMIT Sea Grant.2004MIT Sea Grant - Hemigrapsus sanguineus Sightings.
39289 Journal ArticleO'Connor, N.J.2000Another successful crab invader: the asian shore crab Hemigrapsus sanguineus
39003 Journal ArticlePederson, J., J.T. Carlton, C. Bastidas, A. David, S. Grady, L. Green-Gavrielidis, N. Hobbs, C. Kennedy, J. Knack, M. McCuller, B. O’Brien, K. Osborne, S. Pankey, and T. Trott20212019 Rapid Assessment Survey of marine bioinvasions of southern New England and New York, USA, with an overview of new records and range expansions
14257 Web PageU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.2005National Wildlife Refuge System Invasive Species.
18885 DatabaseWalker, Janice.2002Invertebrate database from the Smithsonian Institute.
13206 Conference ProceedingsWhitlatch, R.B., and R.W. Osman.2000Geographical distributions and organism-habitat associations of shallow-water introduced marine fauna in New England.
9295 Journal ArticleWilliams, A.B., and J.J. McDermott1990An eastern United States record for the western Indo-Pacific crab, Hemigrapsus sanguineus (Crustacea: Decapoda: Grapsidae).
26018 DatabaseYale University2013Yale Peabody Museum invertebrate zoology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal,


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