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Asian Shore Crab

Hemigrapsus sanguineus (De Haan 1835)

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Hemigrapsus sanguineus (Asian shore crab) is a species of decapods in the family Varunidae. It is found in marine habitat.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
  • Definition: An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Asian shore crab