Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1446521
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesrusticus
Common NameRusty Crayfish
StateWI
CountyLincoln
LocalityPrairie River, WI
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Dubay
HUC8 Number07070002
HUC10 NamePrairie River
HUC10 Number0707000203
HUC12 NameLower Prairie River
HUC12 Number070700020306
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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 Collected25


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/21/2021].

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