Specimen Information

Faxonius neglectus
Faxonius neglectus
(Ringed crayfish)
Crustaceans-Crayfish
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1703678
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesneglectus
Common NameRinged crayfish
StateCT
CountyFairfield
LocalityQuaker Brook
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Hudson
HUC8 Number02030101
HUC10 NameEast Branch Croton River
HUC10 Number0203010102
HUC12 NameMiddle East Branch Croton River
HUC12 Number020301010203
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NAS ARM

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Collection Day1
Collection Month7
Collection Year2022
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait | released aquarium
Statusunknown
CommentsDuring our summer camp each year campers routinely go out and catch then release crayfish. This year we used an identification key from CTDEEP and identified all of the crayfish in that area as Faxonius neglectus. Near the bridge crossing on the red trail at Great Hollow Nature Preserve
Record TypeNAS sighting report
VerifierWesley Daniel (USGS)
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected10
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Faxonius neglectus
Faxonius neglectus
Faxonius neglectus


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/4/2024].

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