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Crayfish - Pacifastacus leniusculus

Crayfish - Pacifastacus leniusculus
Scott Creek, Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada
May 5, 2010
Size: 25 mm body
Dipnetted from near the base of a waterfall- this was a surprising find. Actual color in life was greenish brown- it changed to red when stored in alcohol.

Moved from ID Request.

signal crayfish
looks to be Pacifastacus leniusculus, which is the only known crayfish species from British Columbia

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