International Introductions of Carcinus maenas
Introductions as compiled by FAO
Main Ref. Klassen, G. and A. Locke, 2007
To Hawaii
FAO area Pacific, Eastern Central
From unknown
FAO area
Year 1873
Period 19th century
Established in the Wild no
Established in Aquaculture
Significant Ecological Interactions
Significant Socio-economic Effects
Introduced by
Reason unknown
Other Reason
Comments It was reported present in Hawaii in 1873 but apparently did not successfully establish in the wild.
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