Specimen Information

Procambarus clarkii
Procambarus clarkii
(Red Swamp Crayfish)
Native Transplant

Specimen ID877593
Common NameRed Swamp Crayfish
LocalityGrand River
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameSoutheastern Lake Michigan
HUC8 Number04050000
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27783
Author:Ellison, G.
Title:Invasive crayfish discovery sparks DNR trapping effort in Lake Macatawa.
Publisher:Mlive Media Group
Comments"Then, as now, the invasive pests were found dead. 'We have not found any live red swamp crayfish in public waters in Michigan yet,' Herbst [DNR Fisheries Division] said." Anglers found to be using as bait "on the Grand River"
Record TypeLiterature


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/21/2024].

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