Invasive Crab Species

In total 23 Asian crabs were collected, both female and male.
Evidence to prove this is that the Asian shore crab has 3 spines, striped legs, and a dark shell. They are also much smaller in comparison to the green crab.

Project Information
City or Town: 
Hampton Harbor
School or Organization: 
Winnacunnet High School
Species: 
Scientific name:
Hemigrapsus sanguineus
Common name:
Asian shore crab
Habitat: 
Coastal - Mudflat
Resources I used to create this project: 
Materials from Marine bio, we went on a research field trip and used a phone to take pictures of different crab species. We also used the Vital Signs field guide cards.
How should others reference your work?: 
Research done by Annie Chareth and Kristiana Tzvetanov at Winnacunnet high school image/jpeg iconGreen Crab