International Introductions of Carcinus maenas
Introductions as compiled by FAO
Main Ref. Vinuesa, J.H., 2007
To San Jorge Gulf
FAO area Atlantic, Southwest
From unknown
FAO area
Year 2001
Period 1975-present
Established in the Wild
Established in Aquaculture
Significant Ecological Interactions
Significant Socio-economic Effects
Introduced by
Reason unknown
Other Reason
Comments It was found along the central coasts of San Jorge Gulf in 2001 and in Camarones Bay in 2003.
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