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Species details
Internal ID74
Common nameEuropean brown shrimp
Scientific NameCrangon crangon
Scientific NameCrangon crangon
Scientific Name acceptedCrangon crangon
Aphia ID107552
Aphia ID accepted107552
High GroupCrustacean
Tax info classMalacostraca
Tax info phylumArthropoda
Tax info phylum sourcehttp://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=107552
GroupDecapoda
Tax info familyCrangonidae
Tax info orderDecapoda
Arctic regionS, W, and SE coasts of Iceland, Svalbard
Invasive?Potentially
Year first recorded2003
Region First recordedSouthwest Iceland
Match typeexact
Invasion details
Location first observationSouthwest Iceland
Location first observation sourcewww.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/272395.pdf
Year first observation2003
Year first observation sourcewww.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/272395.pdf
VectorBallast water
Vector introductionBallast water; drift
Vector introduction sourcewww.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/272395.pdf
PathwayShipping/Currents
References
Reference 1Thorarinsdottir et al. 2014
Reference 2Gunnarsson et al. 2007
Reference 3Ware et al. 2015
Status (observations from GBIF database)
Svalbard and Jan Mayen
unknown
Svalbard
ballast water observation