Specimen Information

Procambarus clarkii
Procambarus clarkii
(Red Swamp Crayfish)
Crustaceans-Crayfish
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1651281
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusProcambarus
Speciesclarkii
Common NameRed Swamp Crayfish
StateMD
CountyFrederick
LocalityLilypons water gardens, in Adamstown MD
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMonocacy
HUC8 Number02070009
HUC10 NameLower Monocacy River
HUC10 Number0207000907
HUC12 NameBennett Creek
HUC12 Number020700090703
Map
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Collection Day9
Collection Month7
Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | released bait | released for food
Statusunknown
CommentsThis is the second Clarkii Suzanne found in a several years. She is the Lilypons Operations manager, and works in ponds all day. Being a marine biologists, Suzanne recognized this crayfish right away- she did grad work with them.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierJustin Procopio
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
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