Specimen Information

Faxonius causeyi
Faxonius causeyi
(Western plains crayfish)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID4412
Common NameWestern plains crayfish
LocalityNutrioso Creek near Springerville, Az
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLittle Colorado Headwaters
HUC8 Number15020001
HUC10 NameNutrioso Creek
HUC10 Number1502000101
HUC12 NamePaddy Creek-Nutrioso Creek
HUC12 Number150200010103
Collection Year1965
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Reference 1
Ref. Number:1854
Author:Dean, J.L.
Title:Biology of the crayfish Orconectes causeyi and its use for control of aquatic weeds in trout lakes. Technical Papers of the Bureau of Sport Fisheries and Wildlife No. 24
Publisher:U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Bureau of Sport Fisheries and Wildlife, Washington, DC.
Pages:15 pp
Commentsstocked to control weeds;Potamogeton, Myriophyllum, Elodea , Certophyllum, Ranunculus, Chara, and filamentous algae
Record TypeLiterature


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