Specimen Information

Procambarus simulans
(Southern plains crayfish)
Crustaceans-Crayfish
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1714159
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusProcambarus
Speciessimulans
Common NameSouthern plains crayfish
StateMT
CountyCuster
LocalityEast hatchery reservoir, Miles City State Fish Hatchery
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Yellowstone-Sunday
HUC8 Number10100001
HUC10 NameGraveyard Creek-Yellowstone River
HUC10 Number1010000120
HUC12 NameReservation Creek-Yellowstone River
HUC12 Number101000012009
Map
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Collection Day14
Collection Month9
Collection Year2023
Year AccuracyActual
Reference 1
Ref. Number:42322
Author:Schmidt, S.A., D.A. Schmetterling, I.M. Barnes, and S.B. Adams
Date:2023
Title:The first occurrence of the southern plains crayfish Procambarus simulans (Faxon, 1884) documented in Montana, USA
Journal:BioInvasions Records
Volume:12
Issue:1
Pages:272-283
CommentsCytochrome Oxidase 1 (CO1) genetic confirmation of identification
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
DisposalIllinois Natural History Survey Crustacean Collection
Museum Cat NumberINHS 17337
VerifierS. Schmidt et al; G. Schuster, EKU; C. Taylor, INHS
Number Collected9


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/27/2024].

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