The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Caridina yilong Cai & Liang, 1999



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record 1983

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered



Yilong Lake, Shiping County, Yunnan Province, China












De Grave, S. (2013). Caridina yilong. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. ( Downloaded on 18 January 2015.

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Liang, X. (2004). Fauna Sinica. Invertebrata vol. 36. Crustacea Decapoda Atyidae. Science Press, Beijing.


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