Branchinecta lutulenta Rogers & Hill, 2013

Muddy fairy shrimp

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Original scientific description:

Rogers, D. Christopher and Hill, Matthew A. (2013). Annotated Checklist of the large branchiopod crustaceans of Idaho, Oregon and Washington, USA, with the “rediscovery” of a new species of Branchinecta (Anostraca: Branchinectidae). Zootaxa 3694(3): 249-261.

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered (1959-2011) (Rogers & Hill, 2013: 249)

 

Distribution

Washington, USA

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

Holotype: USNM 1207958 (male)

Type locality: "USA: WASHINGTON: Grant Co.: 46˚ 49’ 55.65” N, 119˚ 47’ 31.14”W; pool approximately 150m north of Lower Crab Creek Road, approximately 15m west of fishing access road, and approximately 18m south of Crab Creek, south of Jericho; pool composed of an upper small pool, which drained into a larger lower pool"

 

Paratypes: USNM 1207959 (1 male, 1 female)

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Rogers, D. Christopher and Hill, Matthew A. (2013). Annotated Checklist of the large branchiopod crustaceans of Idaho, Oregon and Washington, USA, with the “rediscovery” of a new species of Branchinecta (Anostraca: Branchinectidae). Zootaxa 3694(3): 249-261.

 

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