Specimen Information

Faxonius rusticus
Faxonius rusticus
(Rusty Crayfish)
Crustaceans-Crayfish
Native Transplant

Specimen ID253369
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesrusticus
Common NameRusty Crayfish
StateMI
CountyOntonagon
LocalityMiddle Branch Ontonagon River [0.5 mi N of Bond Falls Flowage, just E of Paulding]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOntonagon
HUC8 Number04020102
HUC10 NameMiddle Branch Ontonagon River
HUC10 Number0402010202
HUC12 NameAho Creek-Middle Branch Ontonagon River
HUC12 Number040201020205
Map
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Collection Month6
Collection Year1992
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14621
Author:Charlebois, P.M., and G.A. Lamberti
Date:1996
Title:Invading crayfish in a Michigan stream: direct and indirect effects on periphyton and macroinvertebrates.
Journal:Journal of the North American Benthological Society
Volume:15
Issue:4
Pages:551-563
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected3.1/m2


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/19/2021].

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