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Atya brachyrhinus H.H.Jr. Hobbs & Hart, 1982

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1970 (De Grave et a;. 2015); 1972 (De Grave et al. 2013)

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)

 

Distribution

Cole's Cave, Barbados, Caribbean

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Hobbs, H.H.Jr. and Hart, C.W.J. (1982). The shrimp genus Atya (Decapoda: Atyidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 364: 1-143.

 

Other references:

De Grave, S., Mantellato, F. and Klotz, W. (2013). Atya brachyrhinus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 29 March 2015.

De Grave S, Smith KG, Adeler NA, Allen DJ, Alvarez F, Anker A, et al. (2015). Dead Shrimp Blues: A Global Assessment of Extinction Risk in Freshwater Shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea). PLoS ONE 10(3): e0120198.

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