Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID558048
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesrusticus
Common NameRusty Crayfish
StateIL
CountyCook
LocalityLake Michigan, 1 mile east of Burnham Harbor
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Michigan
HUC8 Number04060200
HUC10 NameLake Michigan
HUC10 Number0406020000
HUC12 NameLake Michigan
HUC12 Number040602000000
Map
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Collection Year1984
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:14628
Author:Page, L.M.
Date:1985
Title:The crayfishes and shrimps (Decapoda) of Illinois.
Journal:Illinois Natural History Survey Bulletin
Publisher:State of Illinois Department of Energy and Natural Resources
Volume:33
Issue:4
Pages:335-448
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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