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Macrobrachium purpureamanus Wowor, 1999

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record 1998 (De Grave et al. 2015)

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Kundur Island, Riau Archipelago, Indonesia

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

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References

Original scientific description:

Wowor, D. (1999). Description of a new species of blackwater prawn, Macrobrachium purpureamanus (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea: Palaemonidae) from Kundur Island, Indonesia. Raffles Bullletin of Zoology 47: 33-43.

 

Other references:

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.

Wowor, D. and De Grave, S. (2013). Macrobrachium purpureamanus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 29 March 2015.

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