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Records for approximately 251 introduced marine and estuarine species of invertebrates and algae in California are available using the search function. Click Here for a listing of all currently available species. Search for a species by using its common or scientific name. Summary reports for each taxonomic group are available through the links below or by typing 'tunicate', 'crab', etc. into the search box.

Advanced search options are available here. The advanced search allows users to sort the data by taxonomic group, bioregion, vector and year.

Currently Available Taxonomic Groups

Taxonomic GroupNumber of Species
Algae13
Annelids-Leeches1
Annelids-Polychaetes27
Bryozoans17
Cnidarians-Anthozoans6
Cnidarians-Hydrozoans15
Cnidarians-Scyphozoans2
Crustaceans-Amphipods28
Crustaceans-Barnacles4
Crustaceans-Cladocerans1
Crustaceans-Copepods12
Crustaceans-Crabs4
Crustaceans-Crayfish3
Crustaceans-Cumaceans1
Crustaceans-Isopods17
Crustaceans-Lobsters1
Crustaceans-Mysids5
Crustaceans-Ostracods4
Crustaceans-Shrimp5
Crustaceans-Tanaids1
Entoprocts2
Horseshoe Crab1
Mollusks-Bivalves30
Mollusks-Gastropods30
Tunicates21

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Citation:

Fofonoff PW, Ruiz GM, Steves B, Simkanin C, & Carlton JT. .
National Exotic Marine and Estuarine Species Information System.
http://invasions.si.edu/nemesis/.
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