Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID265693
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesvirilis
Common NameVirile Crayfish, Northern Crayfish
StateWA
CountyOkanogan
LocalityPatterson Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMethow
HUC8 Number17020008
HUC10 NameMiddle Methow River
HUC10 Number1702000806
HUC12 NameThompson Creek-Methow River
HUC12 Number170200080605
Map
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Collection Month9
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:18955
Author:Larson, E.R., C.A. Busack, J.D. Anderson, and J.D. Olden
Date:2010
Title:Widespread distribution of the non-native northern crayfish (Orconectes virilis) in the Columbia River Basin.
Journal:Northwest Science
Volume:84
Issue:1
Pages:108-111
Record TypeLiterature
Disposalpreserved
Museum Cat NumberWashington DFW
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/23/2020].

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