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Crayfish - Pacifastacus gambelli

Crayfish - Pacifastacus gambelli
Thompson Falls, Sanders County, Montana, USA
August 12, 2006

Moved from Crayfishes.

I don't know much about this genus, but P. gambelli is the only species known from Montana so I'll believe that that is what you've got.

Moved from Bug-like Creatures Not Covered By BugGuide. All inland arthropods are now covered. Please visit this forum if you want to discuss how far we should go in including marine species.

Thanks Charley
I've been following the discussion. Looks like an interesting change. New fun stuff!

Crayfish aren't covered in the guide? Is there another place we can go to for info/identification of these guys instead?

Not sure which sites are good...

Almost too pretty to eat (almost). I like the blue and red claws.

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