Specimen Information

Faxonius rusticus
Faxonius rusticus
(Rusty Crayfish)
Crustaceans-Crayfish
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1333041
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesrusticus
Common NameRusty Crayfish
StatePA
CountyDauphin
LocalitySusquehanna River. Nearest landmark is Hill Island. Location description: at Fall Line To Hill Island.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Susquehanna-Swatara
HUC8 Number2050305
HUC10 NameSusquehanna River
HUC10 Number0205030510
HUC12 NameLaurel Run-Susquehanna River
HUC12 Number020503051011
Map
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Collection Day28
Collection Month3
Collection Year1976
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27462
Author:iMapInvasives.
Date:2018
Title:Pennsylvania iMapInvasives
Publisher:Pennsylvania Natural Heritage Program
Reference 2
Ref. Number:29152
Author:National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Date:2016
Title:NMNH Extant Specimen and Observation Records
Publisher:National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
CommentsPA iMapInvasives Obs. ID: PA-2715.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number CollectedSix crayfish


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