Specimen Information

Faxonius rusticus
Faxonius rusticus
(Rusty Crayfish)
Crustaceans-Crayfish
Native Transplant

Specimen ID557991
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesrusticus
Common NameRusty Crayfish
StateIL
CountyLa Salle
LocalityVermillion River at Co. Rd. N1800, 4 mi. E Leonare
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameVermilion
HUC8 Number07130002
HUC10 NameLower Vermilion River
HUC10 Number0713000209
HUC12 NameFarm Ridge-Lower Vermilion River
HUC12 Number071300020904
Map
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Collection Day13
Collection Month10
Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14010
Author:Taylor, C.A., and M. Redmer.
Date:1995
Title:Status and distribution of the rusty crayfish, Oconectes rusticus, in Illinois.
Publisher:Illinois Natural History Survey.
Pages:24 p.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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