Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1617544
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesrusticus
Common NameRusty Crayfish
StateIA
CountyBuena Vista
LocalityStorm Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNorth Raccoon
HUC8 Number07100006
HUC10 NameHeadwaters North Raccoon River
HUC10 Number0710000603
HUC12 NameOutlet Creek
HUC12 Number071000060307
Map

NAS ARM

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Collection Day1
Collection Month9
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait | released aquarium
Statusunknown
CommentsSpecimen were genetically confirmed as rusty crayfish.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierIowa Department of Natural Resources
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected12


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/13/2019].

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