Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID558014
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesrusticus
Common NameRusty Crayfish
StateIL
CountyWinnebago
LocalityNorth Fork Kent Creek at West Riverside Blvd., at Anna R. Page Conservation Forest
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Rock
HUC8 Number07090005
HUC10 NameKeith Creek-Rock River
HUC10 Number0709000501
HUC12 NameKent Creek
HUC12 Number070900050106
Map
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Collection Day31
Collection Month5
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.
CommentsStreet name may actually be N. Springfield Ave.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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