Specimen Information

Procambarus clarkii
Procambarus clarkii
(Red Swamp Crayfish)
Crustaceans-Crayfish
Native Transplant

Specimen ID291392
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusProcambarus
Speciesclarkii
Common NameRed Swamp Crayfish
StateAZ
CountyCochise
LocalitySan Pedro River, near the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameUpper San Pedro
HUC8 Number15050202
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month6
Collection Year2010
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24957
Author:Moody, E.K., and C.A. Taylor
Date:2012
Title:Red swamp crawfish (Procambarus clarkii) discovered in the San Pedro River, Arizona: a new invader in a threatened ecosystem.
Journal:The Southwestern Naturalist
Volume:57
Issue:3
Pages:339-340
CommentsMale specimen
Record TypeLiterature
Disposalpreserved
Museum Cat NumberINHS 11700
VerifierChris Taylor, INHS
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
Size44 mm CL


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/19/2021].

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