Specimen Information

Faxonius virilis
Faxonius virilis
(Virile Crayfish, Northern Crayfish)
Crustaceans-Crayfish
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1651274
GroupCrustaceans-Crayfish
GenusFaxonius
Speciesvirilis
Common NameVirile Crayfish, Northern Crayfish
StateWA
CountyBenton
LocalityChamna Preserve, Yakima River, Richland WA
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Yakima
HUC8 Number17030003
HUC10 NameCorral Creek-Yakima River
HUC10 Number1703000312
HUC12 NameYakima River
HUC12 Number170300031205
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NAS ARM

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Collection Day3
Collection Month7
Collection Year2020
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed | released bait
Statusunknown
CommentsI euthanized the specimen and preserved it in Ethanol. Also took measurements and submitted to the crayfish study through The River Mile.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/23/2020].

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