Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID154737
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesrusticus
Common NameRusty Crayfish
StateNY
CountyDutchess/Putnam
LocalityGreat Swamp of southern NY, Hudson River drainage [just S of Pawling, NY]
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Hudson
HUC8 Number02030101
Map
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Collection Year1997
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13159
Author:Daniels, R.A., D.C. Murphy, and M.W. Klemens
Date:2001
Title:Orconectes neglectus is established in the northeast.
Journal:Northeastern Naturalist
Volume:8
Issue:1
Pages:93-100
Comments61 sites in the Hudson and Housatonic River Drainages were sampled in 1997; Orconectes rusticus was found in 4 of the sites in the Hudson River Drainage. Detailed map (Figure 1) of site locations in paper. See Reference.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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