Specimen Information

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

Specimen ID850465
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesrusticus
Common NameRusty Crayfish
StateIL
CountyLake
Localitytrib. Des Plaines River, 3 mi N Libertyville, Hwy. 21
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameDes Plaines
HUC8 Number07120004
HUC10 NameBull Creek-Des Plaines River
HUC10 Number0712000403
HUC12 NameBull Creek-Des Plaines River
HUC12 Number071200040302
Map
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Collection Month5
Collection Year1991
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27378
Author:Loyola University Chicago
Date:2013
Title:Illinois Database of Aquatic Non-native Species
Publisher:GISIN
CommentsEDDMapS Record ID = 4240457.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/26/2020].

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