Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1446517
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesrusticus
Common NameRusty Crayfish
StateWI
CountyVilas
LocalityPresque Isle Lake, WI
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBlack-Presque Isle
HUC8 Number04020101
HUC10 NamePresque Isle River
HUC10 Number0402010103
HUC12 NameSouth Branch Presque Isle River
HUC12 Number040201010303
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month1
Collection Year2003
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30984
Author:Perry, W. L., and H. M. Jones
Date:2018
Title:Effects of elevated water velocity on the invasive rusty crayfish (Orconectes rusticus Girard, 1852) in a laboratory mesocosm
Journal:Journal of Crustacean Biology
Volume:38
Issue:1
Pages:13-22
CommentsCollected during the summers of 2003 to 2005
Record TypeSpecimen
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected33


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/19/2020].

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