Specimen Information

Faxonius rusticus
Faxonius rusticus
(Rusty Crayfish)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1685039
Common NameRusty Crayfish
Locality[no locality description provided]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCannon
HUC8 Number07040002
HUC10 NameCrane Creek
HUC10 Number0704000202
HUC12 NameClear Lake
HUC12 Number070400020201
Collection Day1
Collection Month5
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
CommentsI believe it to be a rusty crayfish. I have seen many of them but this one seems much darky than the ones I have seen I northern MN. The rust spots do not show up very well in the pictures because it is so dark. I have the live specimen at the office in Waterville.
Record TypeLiterature


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2023]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/2/2023].

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