Elephantis natalensis Bouvier, 1925



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Caridina natalensis Bouvier, 1925


Conservation Status

Rediscovered (1895-2004)


IUCN RedList status: Least Concern



Africa (South Africa & Madagascar)












Castelin, Magalie, Marquet, Gerard and Klotz, Werner. (2013). Elephantis, a new genus for Caridina natalensis Bouvier, 1925 from eastern rivers of Madagascar. Zootaxa 3702(6): 573–586. [Abstract]

De Grave, S. and Klotz, W. (2013). Caridina natalensis. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 30 August 2013.

Richard J. and Clark, P. F. (2009). African Caridina (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea: Atyidae): redescriptions of C. africana Kingsley, 1882, C. togoensis Hilgendorf, 1893, C. natalensis Bouvier, 1925 and C. roubaudi Bouvier, 1925 with descriptions of 14 new species. Zootaxa 1995: 1-75.


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