Fun Facts

  • Crayfish can eat hot dogs and cat food.
  • The colors of a crayfish can be sandy yellow, pink, red, dark brown, and blue.
  • Crayfish are cousins of the lobster. 
  • Crayfish live on every continent except Africa and Antarctica.
  • There are 200 species of crayfish in North America. 
  • Crayfish fight over their territory.
  • People eat crayfish.
  • Crayfish are crustaceans.
  • Crayfish are also called craw-fish, crawdads and mud bugs. 
  • There is a crayfish called the dwarf crayfish. It is a very small crayfish.