Specimen Information

Faxonius virilis
Faxonius virilis
(Virile Crayfish, Northern Crayfish)
Crustaceans-Crayfish
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1695318
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesvirilis
Common NameVirile Crayfish, Northern Crayfish
StateUT
CountyUtah
LocalitySalem Pond
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSpanish Fork
HUC8 Number16020202
HUC10 NameBeer Creek-Frontal Utah Lake
HUC10 Number1602020206
HUC12 NameBeer Creek
HUC12 Number160202020603
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month7
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown | released aquarium
Statusunknown
CommentsThese specimens were found as part of an effort to find which crayfish species are present in Salem Pond. Found two individuals. One on the southern end of Salem Pond and one on the northern end.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierPaul Dunn (UVU)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/19/2022].

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