Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID557998
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesrusticus
Common NameRusty Crayfish
StateIL
CountyDeKalb
LocalitySouth Branch South Branch Kishwaukee River at Minnegan Rd., 5.5 mi. NW Waterman
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameKishwaukee
HUC8 Number07090006
HUC10 NameSouth Branch Kishwaukee River
HUC10 Number0709000606
HUC12 NameSouth Branch South Branch Kishwaukee River
HUC12 Number070900060601
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month6
Collection Year1995
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.
CommentsStream name is correct.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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