Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1541290
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesrusticus
Common NameRusty Crayfish
StateMN
CountyAnoka
LocalityCaught by a college biology class at the Rum River North Canoe Access in St. Francis.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRum
HUC8 Number07010207
HUC10 NameLower Rum River
HUC10 Number0701020707
HUC12 NameCity of Saint Francis-Rum River
HUC12 Number070102070704
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month5
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Date:2019
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
CommentsSize and age are approximate as I only had 5 images and educational materials to assist my identification. Revisit advised.
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number5326382
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/18/2021].

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