Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID265695
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesvirilis
Common NameVirile Crayfish, Northern Crayfish
StateWA
CountyGrant
LocalityFranklin D Roosevelt Lake [=Columbia River near Grand Coulee]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFranklin D. Roosevelt Lake
HUC8 Number17020001
HUC10 NameWelsh Creek-Franklin D Roosevelt Lake
HUC10 Number1702000119
HUC12 NameCoulee Dam-Franklin D Roosevelt Lake
HUC12 Number170200011907
Map
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Collection Month8
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
Reference 2
Ref. Number:24092
Author:Illinois Natural History Survey.
Date:2011
Title:Illinois Natural History Survey Collection Databases.
Publisher:Illinois Natural History Survey
Record TypeLiterature
DisposalIllinois Natural History Survey
Museum Cat NumberINHS 10881
VerifierChris Taylor, Illinois Natural History Survey
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/31/2021].

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