Specimen Information

Cherax quadricarinatus
Cherax quadricarinatus
(Australian redclaw crayfish)
Crustaceans-Crayfish
Exotic

Specimen ID1617135
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusCherax
Speciesquadricarinatus
Common NameAustralian redclaw crayfish
StatePR
LocalityRio Canovanas, ca. 6 km South of Canovanas
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameEastern Puerto Rico
HUC8 Number21010005
HUC10 NameRio Grande de Loiza Watershed
HUC10 Number2101000504
HUC12 NameRio Canovanas
HUC12 Number210100050413
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month3
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | escaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:33632
Author:North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences
Date:2019
Title:North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences invertebrate collection
Publisher:North Carolina State Museum of Natural Sciences
Record TypeSpecimen
Disposal70% EtOH
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Preserved7


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