Specimen Information

Faxonius rusticus
Faxonius rusticus
(Rusty Crayfish)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID873292
Common NameRusty Crayfish
LocalityLake Erie, among rocky riprap along N side of East Harbor channel entrance, 4.3 mi. SE of Mouse Island, 1.8 mi. W of Lakeside, at East Harbor State Park,
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLake Erie
HUC8 Number04260000
HUC10 NameFrontal Lake Erie
HUC10 Number0426000001
HUC12 NameLacarpe Creek-Frontal Lake Erie
HUC12 Number042600000102
Collection Year1977
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27492
Author:Peters, J.A.
Title:Influence of habitat, predation, and spatial and temporal scales on species diversity and distributions: interactions involving rayfishes in the Laurentian Great Lakes and inland lakes
Publisher:University of Notre Dame
Record TypeLiterature


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