Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records.

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Ref IDTypeAuthorDateTitle
29233 Journal ArticleAdams, K.J., and J.C. Marks.2016Population response of the invasive crayfish Orconectes virilis (Hagen, 1870) (Decapoda: Astacoidea: Cambaridae) to restoration: What are the consequences of changes in predatory regulation and physical habitat in Fossil Creek, Arizona, USA?
29189 ReportBeauchene, M.2010Crayfish distribution project
28470 ReportBeauchene, M.2011Crayfish distribution project.
26266 DatabaseCalifornia Department of Fish and Game.2009California Aquatic Non-native Organism Database (CANOD).
18550 Journal ArticleClark, W.H., and G.T. Lester2005Range extension and ecological information for Orconectes virilis (Hagen 1870) (Decapoda: Cambaridae) in Idaho, USA.
10319 ReportCohen, A.N., and J.T. Carlton.1995Nonindigenous Aquatic Species in a United States Estuary, A Case Study of the Biological Invasions of the San Francisco Bay and Delta.
13624 ReportCooper, J.E.2003A report on adventive crayfishes in North Carolina.
9390 Journal ArticleCooper, J.E., A.L. Braswell, and C. McGrath1998Noteworthy distributional records for crayfishes (Decapoda: Cambaridae) in North Carolina.
16109 Journal ArticleCooper, J.E., and S.A. Armstrong2007Locality records and other data for invasive crayfishes (Decapoda: Cambaridae) in North Carolina.
25546 Journal ArticleCrocker, D.W.1979The crayfishes of New England.
14619 ReportFernandez, P.J., and P.C. Rosen1996Effects of the introduced crayfish Orconectes rusticus on native aquatic herpetofauna in Arizona
26212 DatabaseGBIF2013Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database.
25960 DatabaseHarvard University2013Museum of Comparative Zoology specimen collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal,
9263 ReportHerbold, B., A.D. Jassby, and P.B. Moyle.1992Status an trends report on aquatic resources in the San Francisco Estuary.
1856 Journal ArticleHobbs, H.H., Jr.1989An illustrated checklist of the American crayfishes (Decapoda: Astacidae, Cambaridae, and Parastacidae)
27123 Journal ArticleHubert, W.A.1988Survey of Wyoming crayfishes.
15934 OtherHurd, Marty.1997Oconectes virilis records from Maryland.
24092 DatabaseIllinois Natural History Survey.2011Illinois Natural History Survey Collection Databases.
30714 DatabaseIllinois Natural History Survey.2017Illinois Natural History Survey Collection Databases.
16984 ReportInman, T.C., P.C. Marsh, B.E. Bagley, and C.A. Pacey1998Survey of crayfishes of the Gila River Basin, Arizona and New Mexico, with notes on occurrences in other Arizona drainages and adjoining states.
13208 BookJezerinac, R.F., G.W. Stocker, and D.C. Tarter.1994The Crayfishes (Decapoda: Cambaridae) of West Virginia.
19001 Journal ArticleJohnson, J.E.1986Inventory of Utah crayfish with notes on current distribution.
38018 NewsKTVZ news sources2022Invasive crayfish found in Ashland canal; could be bad news for Oregon native
18346 Journal ArticleLarson, E.R., and J.D. Olden2008Do schools and golf courses represent emerging pathways for crayfish invasions?.
19688 Journal ArticleLarson, E.R., and J.D. Olden2011The state of crayfish in the Pacific Northwest.
18955 Journal ArticleLarson, E.R., C.A. Busack, J.D. Anderson, and J.D. Olden2010Widespread distribution of the non-native northern crayfish (Orconectes virilis) in the Columbia River Basin.
33780 Journal ArticleLarson, E.R., Egly, R.M. and B. W. Williams2018New records of the non-native virile crayfish Faxonius virilis (Hagen, 1870) from the upper Snake River drainage and northern Bonneville Basin of the western United States
28450 ReportLieb, D.A., R.F. Carline, and H.M. Ingram.2007Status of native and invasive crayfish in ten National Park Service properties in Pennsylvania. Technical Report NPS/NER/NRTR-2007/85.
37043 Journal ArticleLieb, D.A., R.W. Bouchard, and R.F. Carline2011Crayfish fauna of southeastern Pennsylvania: distributions, ecology, and changes over the last century
39510 Journal ArticleLieb, D.A., R.W. Bouchard, R.F. Carline, T.R. Nuttall, J.R. Wallace, and C.L. Burkholder2011Conservation and management of crayfishes: lessons from Pennsylvania 
1852 Journal ArticleLight, T., D.C. Erman, C. Myrick, and J. Clarke1995Decline of the Shasta crayfish (Pacifastacus fortis Faxon) of northeastern California.
24513 DatabaseLoughman, Z.2012Orconectes virilis and Orconectes rusticus collection in West Virginia.
30020 Journal ArticleMartinez, P.J.2012Invasive crayfish in a high desert river: Implications of concurrent invaders and climate change
30302 DatabaseMaryland Department of Natural Resources.2012Maryland crayfishes
13065 Journal ArticleMills, E.L., D.L. Strayer, M.D. Scheuerell, and J.T. Carlton1996Exotic species in the Hudson River basin: A history of invasions and introductions.
18054 Journal ArticleMills, E.L., M.D. Scheuerell, J.T. Carlton, and D.L. Strayer1997Biological invasions in the Hudson River basin: an inventory and historical analysis
43097 Journal ArticleMorrill, D.P., and D.H. Keller2023First record of Faxonius propinquus (Girard, 1852) in the Delaware River
watershed and new records of another non-native crayfish species,
Procambarus acutus (Girard, 1852)
29152 DatabaseNational Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution2016NMNH Extant Specimen and Observation Records
30965 DatabaseNorth Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission2017NCWRC Aquatic Wildlife Diversity Program database, collection records for nonindigenous aquatic species in North Carolina.
27502 Journal ArticleRecsetar, M.S., and S.A. Bonar.2015Effectiveness of two commercial rotenone formulations in the eradication of Virile Crayfish Orconectes virilis.
9262 Journal ArticleRiegel, J.A.1959The systematics and distribution of crayfishes in California.
30921 Journal ArticleRogowski, D. L., Sitko, S. and S. A. Bonar2013Optimising control of invasive crayfish using life-history information
13201 Journal ArticleRuiz, G.M., P.W. Fofonoff, J.T. Carlton, M.J. Wonham, and A.H. Hines2000Invasion of coastal marine communities in North America: apparent patterns, processes, and biases
39320 NewsSadiq, S.2022Oregon’s sole native crayfish faces new invasive threat
29155 DatabaseSam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History2014Recent Invertebrates Specimens
30740 Journal ArticleSchuster, G.A., C.A. Taylor, and J. Johansen2008An annotated checklist and prelimiary designation of drainage distributions of the crayfishes of Alabama
1853 Journal ArticleSchwartz, F.J., R. Rubelmann, and J. Allison1963Ecological population expansion of the introduced crayfish, Orconectes virilis.
38029 Journal ArticleShaw, P.C., E.R. Larson, and E.J. Billman2021Invasion of Virile Crayfish Faxonius virilis (Hagen 1870) in the Lower Henrys Fork Drainage, Idaho
19707 ReportSheldon, A.L.1989A reconnaissance of crayfish populations in western Montana.
26854 DatabaseSmithsonian Institution2014National Museum of Natural History specimen collections. Accessed via GBIF data portal,
32242 DatabaseSouth Carolina Department of Natural Resources2018Crayfish of South Carolina
29139 Journal ArticleTaba, S.S., J.R. Murphy, and H.H. Frost1965Notes on the fishes of the Colorado River, near Moab, Utah
29154 DatabaseTexas A&M University Biodiversity Research and Teaching Collections2016TCWC Marine Invertebrates
27456 ReportThoma, R.F., and R.E. Jezerinac2000Ohio Crayfish and Shrimp Atlas
25944 DatabaseUeda, K., J. Belmonte, A. Shepard, P. Leary, and S.
18728 DatabaseUnited States Environmental Protection Agency.2017STORET database
30136 ReportUSDA2014Crayfishes of Mississippi: Crayfish Distribution Map: Orconectes (Gremicambarus) virilis
30077 DatabaseUSGS BioData2017Aquatic Bioassessment Data for the Nation
882 Conference ProceedingsValdez, R.A., and R.D. Williams.1993Ichthyofauna of the Colorado and Green Rivers in Canyonlands National Park, Utah.
25320 DatabaseVirginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries2018Virginia Fish and Wildlife Information Service (VaFWIS)
18885 DatabaseWalker, Janice.2002Invertebrate database from the Smithsonian Institute.


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