Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID274705
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesvirilis
Common NameVirile Crayfish, Northern Crayfish
StateMT
CountyLake
LocalityFlathead Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameFlathead Lake
HUC8 Number17010208
HUC10 NameFlathead Lake
HUC10 Number1701020805
HUC12 NameFlathead Lake
HUC12 Number170102080501
Map
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Collection Month2
Collection Year1989
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwaystocked aquaculture
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19707
Author:Sheldon, A.L.
Date:1989
Title:A reconnaissance of crayfish populations in western Montana.
Publisher:Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks
Pages:24 pp
CommentsNo date listed for collection. Intentionally introduced by Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, and likely spread via released bait by fishermen.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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