Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID155727
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesrusticus
Common NameRusty Crayfish
StateNY
CountyOrange
LocalityRamapo River at Southfields (NY DEC Site Code: RAMA-05)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameHackensack-Passaic
HUC8 Number02030103
Map
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Collection Day27
Collection Month8
Collection Year1991
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Statuscollected
CommentsO. rusticus is found at many more places than the ones listed, it just doesn't turn up in the 100-organism subsamples very often (Bode).
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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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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