Faxonius virilis
Faxonius virilis
(Virile Crayfish, Northern Crayfish)
Crustaceans-Crayfish
Native Transplant

Impact ID1860
Impact TypeCompetition
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionThe introduction of Faxonius virilis has led to the extirpation the native Faxonius limosus (spinycheek crayfish) in some areas where it has been introduced.
Reference28545
Great Lakes RegionNo
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