Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1522565
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesrusticus
Common NameRusty Crayfish
StateOR
CountyGrant
LocalitySummit Prairie Pond, Malheur Basin, Grant County,OR; near Summit Prairie and Summit Prairie Creek
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Malheur
HUC8 Number17050116
HUC10 NameHeadwaters Malheur River
HUC10 Number1705011601
HUC12 NameSummit Creek
HUC12 Number170501160104
Map

NAS ARM

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Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait | stocked illegally
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:32223
Author:Western Regional Panel Members
Date:2018
Title:Member Update Reports for the Western Regional Panel Meeting
Publisher:Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force Western Regional Panel
Pages:52
CommentsOregon Department of Fish and Wildlife removed 442 crayfish from the pond and are working on a treatment project to eradicate the population
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected442


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/10/2019].

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