Specimen Information

Faxonius virilis
Faxonius virilis
(Virile Crayfish)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1651502
Common NameVirile Crayfish
LocalityChamna Preserve, Yakima River in Richland, WA
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Yakima
HUC8 Number17030003
HUC10 NameCorral Creek-Yakima River
HUC10 Number1703000312
HUC12 NameYakima River
HUC12 Number170300031205
Collection Day18
Collection Month7
Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | released bait
Statuslocally established
CommentsSome small, maybe juvenile individuals here. Body length for the three individuals was 3.9cm, 7.9cm, and 4.5cm
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierJustin Procopio
Number Collected3
Size3.9cm, 7.9cm, and 4.5cm TL
Faxonius virilis
Faxonius virilis


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/20/2024].

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