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Macrobrachium scorteccii Maccagno, 1961

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

Last record: 1957

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Cal Galloan spring, Somalia (northern)

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Maccagno, T .P. (1961). Missione 1957 del Prof. Guiseppe Scortecci in Migiurtinia (Somalia Sett.).— Atti della Società italiana di Scienze naturali e del Museo Civico di Storia naturale di Milano 100: 335­343, Plates 17-18.


Other references:

Chace, Fenner A., Jr., and A. J. Bruce, 1993: The Caridean Shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda) of the Albatross Philippine Expedition 1907-1910, pt. 6: Superfamily Palaemonoidea. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, no. 543. vii + 152.

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

De Grave, S. & C.H.J.M. Fransen. (2011). Carideorum catalogus: the recent species of the dendrobranchiate, stenopodidean, procarididean and caridean shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda). Zool. Med. Leiden. 85(9): 30.ix.2011: 195-589 figs 1-59.

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.

Holthuis, L. B. (1980). FAO Species catalogue. Vol. 1. Shrimps and prawns of the world. An annotated catalogue of species of interest to fisheries. FAO, Rome.

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