Invasive crayfish found in Texas pond

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — Researchers have collected invasive crayfish from the pond of an apartment complex in Texas, marking the first time the large ...

August 25, 2022
12:08 AM

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — Researchers have collected invasive crayfish from the pond of an apartment complex in Texas, marking the first time the large crustaceans have been collected in the state and only the second time they've been detected in the wild nationwide, according to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department.>> Read more trending newsCherax quadricarinatus, also known as Australian redclaw crayfish, freshwater blueclaw crayfish and blue lobster, 'can reproduce prolifically,' officials said.

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