Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID644285
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesrusticus
Common NameRusty Crayfish
StateMN
CountyItasca
LocalityPokegama Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMississippi Headwaters
HUC8 Number07010101
HUC10 NamePokegama Lake-Mississippi River
HUC10 Number0701010109
HUC12 NamePokegama Lake
HUC12 Number070101010907
Map
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Collection Year2000
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait | dispersed
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:26762
Author:Passe, D.J.
Date:2014
Title:Rusty crayfish (Orconectes rusticus) and other exotic species in Minnesota (unpublished data).
Publisher:Lake County Soil and Water Conservation District
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierMinnesota DNR
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [12/10/2019].

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