Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records as well as those with scientific name Pacifastacus leniusculus listed in key words.

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15802 Journal Article 2006. Predicting the distribution of invasive crayfish (Pacifastacus leniusculus) in a Kusiro Moor marsh (Japan) using classification and regression trees. Ecological Research 21:271-277.
24786 Journal Article Abrahamsson, S.A.A., and C.R. Goldman. 1970. Distribution, density and production of the crayfish Pacifastacus leniusculus Dana in Lake Tahoe, California - Nevada. Oikos 21:83-91.
32568 Journal Article Alderman, D. J. 1996. Geographical spread of bacterial and fungal diseases of Crustaceans. Reviews of the Science and Technology Office for International Epizootiology 15:603-632.
15794 Journal Article Bubb, D.H., M.C. Lucas, and T.J. Thorn. 2002. Winter movements and activity of signal crayfish (Pacifastacus leniusculus) in an upland river, determined by radio telemetry. Hydrobiologia 483:111-119.
26266 Database California Department of Fish and Game. 2009. California Aquatic Non-native Organism Database (CANOD). California Department of Fish and Game, Office of Spill Prevention and Response. Created on 03/08/2011. Accessed on 07/20/2011.
32733 Journal Article Capurro, M., L. Galli, M. Mori, S. Salvidio, and A. Arillo. 2007. The signal crayfish, Pacifastacus leniusculus (Dana, 1852)[Crustacea: Decapoda: Astacidae], in the Brugneto Lake (Liguria, NW Italy). The beginning of the invasion of the river Po watershed. Aquatic Invasions 2(1):17-24.
10319 Report Cohen, A.N., and J.T. Carlton. 1995. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species in a United States Estuary, A Case Study of the Biological Invasions of the San Francisco Bay and Delta. A report for the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, Washington, DC and The National Sea Grant College Program Connecticut Sea Grant.
31236 Journal Article Cowart, D.A., K.G.H. Breedveld, M.J. Ellis, J.M. Hull, and E.R. Larson. 2018. Environmental DNA (eDNA) applications for the conservation of imperiled crayfish (Decapoda: Astacidea) through monitoring of invasive species barriers and relocated populations. Journal of Crustacean Biology 38(3):257-266.
32569 Journal Article Crawford, L., W.E. Yeomans, and C.E. Adams. 2006. The impact of introduced signal crayfish Pacifastacus leniusculus on stream invertebrate communities. Aquatic Conservation 16(611-626):611-626.
26961 Journal Article Dunoyer, L., L. Dijoux, L. Bollache, and C. Lagrue. 2014. Effects of crayfish on leaf litter breakdown and shredder prey: are native and introduced species functionally redundant? Biological Invasions 16:1545-1555.
32570 Journal Article Findlay, J., F. Findlay, W. Riley, M. Lucas. 2015. Signal crayfish (Pacifastacus leniusculus) predation upon Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) eggs. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 25:250-258.
32744 Journal Article Flint. 1975. Growth in a population of crayfish Pacifastacus leniusculus from a subalpine lacustrine environment. Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada 32(12):2443-2440.
28504 Report Fong, D., and J.A. Howell. 2006. Distribution and abundance of California Giant Salamander (Dicamptodon ensatus) and Signal Crayfish (Pacifastacus leniusculus) in the Upper Redwood Creek Watershed, Marin County, California: USGS Open-File Report 2006-1066. U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA.
32746 Journal Article Furst, M. 1977. Introduction of Pacifastacus leniusculus (Dana) into Sweden: methods, results, and management. Freshwater Crayfish 3:229-248.
32639 Journal Article Gallardo, B., and D.C. Aldridge. 2013. Evaluating the combined threat of climate change and biological invasions on endangered species. Biological Conservation 160:225-233.
31284 Journal Article Girdner, S.F., A.M. Ray, M.W. Buktenica, D.K. Hering, J.A. Mack, and J.W. Umek. 2018. Replacement of a unique population of newts (Taricha granulosa mazamae) by introduced signal crayfish (Pacifastacus leniusculus) in Crater Lake, Oregon. Biological Invasions 20(3):721-740.
30934 News Goldfarb, B. 2015. Invasive crayfish in Oregon devastate native newts. High Country News. Created on 09/02/2015. Accessed on 01/24/2018.
32738 Journal Article Goldman, C.R., and J.C. Rundquist. 1977. A comparative ecological study of the California crayfish, Pacifastacus leniusculus (Dana), from two subalpine lakes (Lake Tahoe and Lake Donner). Freshwater Crayfish 3:51-80.
38053 Journal Article Grabowski, M., K. Jażdżewski, and A. Konopacka. 2005. Alien crustacea in Polish waters (Part I) introduction and decapoda. Oceanological and Hydrobiological Studies 24:43-62.
32148 Journal Article Grandjean, F., J. Roques, C. Delaunay, A. Petrusek, T. Becking, and M. Collas. 2017. Status of Pacifastacus leniusculus and its role in recent crayfish plague outbreaks in France: improving distribution and crayfish plague infection patterns>. Aquatic Invasions 12(4):541-549.
32573 Journal Article Griffiths, S. W., P. Collen, and J. D. Armstrong. 2004. Competition for shelter amongover-wintering signal crayfish and juvenile Atlantic salmon. Journal of Fish Biology 65(2):437-444.
14616 Journal Article Guan, R., and P.R. Wiles. 1997. Ecological impact of introduced crayfish on benthic fishes in a British lowland river. Conservation Biology 11(3):641-647.
31058 Journal Article Hart, C. W. Jr. 1965. Three new entocytherid ostracods from the western United States, with new locality data for two previously described western entocytherids. Crustaceana 8(2):190-196.
25556 Journal Article Hein, C.L., M.J. Vander Zanden, and J.J. Magnuson. 2007. Intensive trapping and increased fish predation cause massive decline of an invasive crayfish. Freshwater Biology 52:1134-1146.
1856 Journal Article Hobbs, H.H., Jr. 1989. An illustrated checklist of the American crayfishes (Decapoda: Astacidae, Cambaridae, and Parastacidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 480:1-236.
30938 Journal Article Hudina, S., Kutleša, P., Trgovčić, K., and A. Duplić. 2017. Dynamics of range expansion of the signal crayfish (Pacifastacus leniusculus) in a recently invaded region in Croatia. Aquatic Invasions 12(1):67-75.
30932 Journal Article Hudina, S., Zganec, K., and K. Hock. 2015. Differences in aggressive behaviour along the expanding range of an invasive crayfish: an important component of invasion dynamics. Biological Invasions 17:3101-3112.
32751 Report Ibbotson, A.T., and M. T. Furse. 1995. Literature review of the ecology of the signal crayfish Pacifastacus leniusculus and its impacts upon the white clawed crayfish Austropotamobius pallipes. A report to the Environment Agency, Thames Region by the Institute of Feshwater Ecology.
33594 Journal Article Ikeda, K., H. Doi, S. Terui, A. Kato, T. Mitsuzuka, T. Kawai, and J.N. Negishi. 2019. Estimating native and invasive crayfish distributions in relation to culvert barriers with environmental DNA. Freshwater Science 38:629-641.
30957 Journal Article Kaldre, K., Paaver, T., Hurt, M., F. Grandjean. 2017. First records of the non-indigenous signal crayfish (Pacifastacus leniusculus) and its threat to noble crayfish (Astacus astacus) populations in Estonia. Biological Invasions 19(10):2771-2776.
121 Book La Rivers, I. 1962. Fishes and fisheries of Nevada. Nevada State Print Office, Carson City, NV.
27323 Journal Article Larson, E.R., C.L. Abbott, N. Usio, N. Azuma, K.A. Wood, L. Herborg, and J.D. Olden. 2012. The signal crayfish is not a single species: cryptic diversity and invasions in the Pacific Northwest range of Pacifastacus leniusculus. Freshwater Biology 57:1823-1838.
32576 Book Chapter Lewis, S. D. 2002. Pacifastacus. Pages 511-540 in Holdich, D. M, ed. Biology of freshwater
crayfish. Blackwell Science. Oxford.
1852 Journal Article Light, T., D.C. Erman, C. Myrick, and J. Clarke. 1995. Decline of the Shasta crayfish (Pacifastacus fortis Faxon) of northeastern California. Conservation Biology 9(6):1567-1577.
32769 Journal Article Meira, A., M. Lopes-Lima, S. Varandas, A. Teixeira, F. Arenas, and R. Sousa. 2019. Invasive crayfishes as a threat to freshwater bivalves: interspecific differences and conservation implications. Science of the Total Environment 649:938-948.
30942 Journal Article Moorhouse, T. P., Poole, A. E., Evans, L. C., Bradley, D. C., and D. W. Macdonald. 2013. Intensive removal of signal crayfish (Pacifastacus leniusculus) from rivers increases numbers and taxon richness of macroinvertebrate species. Ecology and Evolution 4(4):494-504.
32577 Journal Article Moorhouse, T.P., A.E. Poole, L.C. Evans, D.C. Bradley, and D.W. Macdonald. 2014. Intensive removal of signal crayfish (Pacifastacus leniusculus) from rivers increases numbers and taxon richness of macroinvertebrate species. Ecology and Evolution 4(4):494-504.
32606 Journal Article Moorhouse, TP., A.E. Poole, L.C. Evans, D.C. Bradley, D.W. Macdonald. 2014. Intensive removal of signal crayfish (Pacifastacus leniusculus) from rivers increases numbers and taxon richness of macroinvertebrate species. Ecology and Evolution 4(4):494-504.
32578 Journal Article Moshiri, G.A. C.R. Goldman, G.L. Godshalk, and D. R. Mull. 1970. The effects of variations in oxygen tension on certain aspects of respiratory metabolism in Pacifastacus leniusculus (Dana) (Crustacea: Decapoda). Physiological Zoology 43(1):23-29.
32452 Journal Article Oscoz, J., P. Tomds, and C. Duron. 2010. Review and new records of non-indigenous freshwater invertebrates in the Ebro River basin (Northeast Spain). Aquatic Invasions 5(3):263-284.
32595 Journal Article Peay, S. 2009. Invasive non-indigenous crayfish species in Europe: recommendations on managing them. Knowledge and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems 3:394-395.
9262 Journal Article Riegel, J.A. 1959. The systematics and distribution of crayfishes in California. California Fish and Game 45(1):29-50.
14711 Journal Article Riegel, J.A. 1959. The systematics and distribution of crayfishes in California. California Fish and Game 45(1):29-50.
32582 Web Page Schuster, G. A., C. A. Taylor, and J. Cordeiro. 2015. Pacifastacus leniusculus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, version 2015.1. Accessed on 11/05/2018.
32583 Web Page Schuster, G. A., C. A. Taylor, and J. Cordeiro. 2015. Pacifastacus leniusculus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, version 2015.1. Accessed on 11/08/2018.
32741 Journal Article Shimizu, S.J., and C.R. Goldman. 1983. Pacifastacus leniusculus (Dana) production in the Sacramento River. Freshwater Crayfish 5:210-228.
32584 Book Souty-Grosset, C., D. M. Holdich, P. Y. Noël, J. D. Reynolds, and P. Haffner. 2006. Atlas of crayfish in Europe. Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, Paris, France.
32080 Journal Article Taylor, N.G., and A.M. Dunn. 2018. Predatory impacts of alien decapod Crustacea are predicted by functional responses and explained by differences in metabolic rate. Biological Invasions 20(10):2821-2837.
26984 Journal Article Twardochleb, L.A., J.D. Olden, and E.R. Larson. 2013. A global meta-analysis of the ecological impacts of nonnative crayfish. Freshwater Science 32(4):1367-1382.
32748 Journal Article Westman, K. 1973. Cultivation of the American crayfish Pacifastacus leniusculus. Freshwater Crayfish 1:211-220.
32743 Journal Article Wheatly, M.G., and B.R. McMohon. 1983. Respiration and ionoregulation in the euryhaline crayfish Pacifastacus leniusculus on exposure to high salinity: an overview. Freshwater Crayfish 5:43-55.
33100 Journal Article Wittwer, C., S. Stoll, M. Thines, and C. Norwak. 2019. eDNA-based crayfish plague detection as practical tool for biomonitoring and risk assessment of A. astaci-positive crayfish populations. Biological Invasions 21(4):1075-1088.


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