Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records as well as those with scientific name Rhithropanopeus harrisii listed in key words.

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14347 Web page Cut-and-paste reference not available due to unhandled reference type. Please contact support to request the addition of the 'Web page' type.
19411 Journal Article Boyle, T. Jr., D. Keith, and R. Pfau. 2010. Occurrence, reproduction, and population genetics of the estuarine mud crab, Rhithropanopeus harrisii (Gould) (Decapoda, Panopidae) in Texas freshwater reservoirs. Crustaceana 83(4):493-505.
25918 Database California Academy of Sciences. 2013. California Academy of Sciences invertebrate zoology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, CA. Created on 05/02/2012. Accessed on 04/09/2013.
26266 Database California Department of Fish and Game. 2009. California Aquatic Non-native Organism Database (CANOD). California Department of Fish and Game, Office of Spill Prevention and Response. Created on 03/08/2011. Accessed on 07/20/2011.
9186 Thesis or Dissertation Carlton, J.T. 1979. History, Biogeography, and Ecology of the Introduced Marine and Estuarine Invertebrates of the Pacific Coast of North America. Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation. University of California, Davis, CA.
1012 Journal Article Carlton, J.T. 1989. Man's role in changing the face of the ocean: biological invasions and implications for conservation of near-shore environments. Conservation Biology 3(3):265-273.
10319 Report Cohen, A.N., and J.T. Carlton. 1995. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species in a United States Estuary, A Case Study of the Biological Invasions of the San Francisco Bay and Delta. A report for the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, Washington, DC and The National Sea Grant College Program Connecticut Sea Grant.
26680 Web Page Dowell, K. 2011. University of Washington Freshwater Ecology & Conservation Lab: Rhithropanopeus harrisii report. Created on 12/05/2011. Accessed on 01/16/2014.
14342 Journal Article Fitzgerald, T.P., R.B. Forward Jr., and R.A. Tankersley. 1998. Metamorphosis of the estuarine crab Rhithropanopeus harrisii: effect of water type and and adult odor. Marine Ecology Progress Series 165:217-223.
26212 Database GBIF. 2013. Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database. Global Biodiversity Information Facility. Accessed on 05/01/2013.
14346 Report Howells, R.G. 1998. Xanthid crabs in inland waters of Texas: A threat to unionids?. Triannual Unionid Report No. 16.
14344 Web Page Keith, D.E. 2005. Occurrence of the estuarine mud crab, Rhithropanopeus harrisii, in Texas reservoirs.
24105 Web Page Keith, D.E. 2008. Occurrence of the Estuarine Mud Crab, Rhithropanopeus harrisii, in Texas Reservoirs.`biology/dekeith.html. Accessed 10/8/2008.
14348 Web Page McEnnulty, F.R., T.E. Jones, and N.J. Bax. 2001. The Web-Based Rapid Response Toolbox: Parasitic castrators.
14343 Journal Article Milke, L.M., and V.S. Kenedy. 2001. Mud crabs (Xanthidae) in Chesapeake Bay: claw characteristics and predation on epifaunal bivalves. Invertebrate Biology 120(1):67-77.
1383 Journal Article Mills, C.E., and F. Sommer. 1995. Invertebrate introductions in marine habitats: two species of hydromedusae (Cnidaria) native to the Black Sea, Maeotias inexspectata and Blackfordia virginica, invade San Francisco Bay. Marine Biology 122:279-288.
14340 Journal Article Peterson, C. 2002. Characterization of larval dispersal within the California Current by two estuarine crabs. [abstract]. ESA 2002 Annual Meeting(August 5).
9391 Thesis or Dissertation Pisciotti, R.J. 1977. The biology of an introduction: Rhithropanopeus harrisii. Unpublished M.S. thesis. University of Oregon, Eugene, OR.
18482 Journal Article Roche, D.G., M.E. Torchin, B. Leung, S.A. Binning. 2009. Localized invasion of the North American Harris mud crab, Rhithropanopeus harrisii, in the Panama Canal: implications for eradication and spread. Biological Invasions 11:983-993.
27756 Report Sager, C., D. Routledge, and M. Mauck. 2011. Lake Texoma fisheries management plan. Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation, Oklahoma City, OK.
14345 Book Williams, A.B. 1984. Shrimps, lobsters, and crabs of the Atlantic coast of the eastern United States, Maine to Florida. Smithsonian Institution Press.


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