EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

Presence of Palaemon elegans (European rock shrimp) at floating docks, cobble shores, and tidepools in 2012

Description
This dataset represents documented presence of the non native species Palaemon elegans. Data were collected in 2012 by CZM staff, partners, and trained citizen scientists of CZM's Marine Invader Monitoring and Information Collaborative (MIMIC). Monitoring primarily occurred during the summer (86 visits), followed by the fall (23), and spring (14).
Place(s)
Continent > North America > United States of America > Maine, Continent > North America > United States of America > Massachusetts, Continent > North America > United States of America > Rhode Island, Ocean > Atlantic Ocean > North Atlantic Ocean, Ocean > Atlantic Ocean > North Atlantic Ocean > Gulf Of Maine, Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Gulf of Maine
Subject(s)
Biological Classification > Animals/Invertebrates > Arthropods > Crustaceans > Decapods, Biosphere > Ecological Dynamics > Community Dynamics > Invasive Species, biota, and oceans
Year
2012-01-01T01:01:01Z
Held by
MassGIS
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