Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID1695379
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusProcambarus
Speciesclarkii
Common NameRed Swamp Crayfish
StateIN
CountyTippecanoe
LocalityStream running east of McCormick Rd.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMiddle Wabash-Little Vermilion
HUC8 Number05120108
HUC10 NameKickapoo Creek-Wabash River
HUC10 Number0512010805
HUC12 NameJordan Creek-Wabash River
HUC12 Number051201080502
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month9
Collection Year2021
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased aquarium | released for food
Statusunknown
CommentsAt least 2 Crayfish seemed to appear to be Red Swamp Crayfish. Multiple other individuals (around 5 Crayfish) were also in the same location but had a brown coloration rather than a red one.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierWesley Daniel (USGS)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected2
Photo
Procambarus clarkii


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/26/2024].

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