NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species
Carlton, J.T., and J.B. Geller. 1993. Ecological roulette: the global transport of nonindigenous marine organisms. Science 261(Jul):78-82. https://doi.org/10.1126/science.261.5117.78.
Reference Number: 856
Type: Journal Article
Author: Carlton, J.T., and J.B. Geller
Date (year): 1993
Article Title:Ecological roulette: the global transport of nonindigenous marine organisms
Journal Name: Science
Keywords: marine introductions, plankton, estuaries, ballast, Japanese, Oregon, Dreissena sp.
Hemigrapsus sanguineus NJ - non-specific coastal area(s)
Limnoithona sinensis CA - Pacific Ocean, non-specific coastal area(s)
Parablennius thysanius HI - non-specific marine location
Phyllorhiza punctata CA - Pacific Ocean, non-specific coastal area(s)
Pseudodiaptomus forbesi CA - Pacific Ocean, non-specific coastal area(s)
Sinocalanus doerri CA - Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta near Pittsburg, CA
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. . Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/1/2023].
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