Palaemonetes cummingi Chace, 1954

Squirrel Chimney cave shrimp, Florida cave shrimp

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1973

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered, Possibly Extinct

 

Distribution

Squirrel Chimney, Alachua County, Florida, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

De Grave, S. and Rogers, C. (2013). Palaemonetes cummingi. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 14 July 2013.

De Grave S, Smith KG, Adeler NA, Allen DJ, Alvarez F, Anker A, et al. (2015). [url=https://www.plos.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/pone-10-3-Grave.pdf]Dead Shrimp Blues: A Global Assessment of Extinction Risk in Freshwater Shrimps (Crustacea: Decapoda: Caridea)[/url]. PLoS ONE 10(3): e0120198.

Dobkin, S. (1971). The larval development of Palaemonetes cummingi Chace, 1954 (Decapoda, Palaemonidae), reared in the laboratory. Crustaceana 20: 285-297.

Doonan, T. J. (1997). Survey of Squirrel Chimney and other selected caves to determine the status of Squirrel Chimney cave shrimp (Palaemonetes cummingi). Final Report No. 7754. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Bureau of Nongame Wildlife, Lake City, Florida. 42 pp.

Doonan, T. J. (2001). Survey of Squirrel Chimney and other selected caves to determine the status of Squirrel Chimney cave shrimp (Palaemonetes cummingi). Final Performance Report, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Tallahassee, Florida.

Franz, R. 1994. Squirrel Chimney cave shrimp survey. Unpublished report to Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. 4 pp.

Franz, R., J. Bauer, and T. Morris. 1994. Review of biologically significant caves and their fauna in Florida and South Georgia. Brimleyana 20: 1-109.

Morris, T., and P. Butt. 1992. A survey of the population of the Florida cave shrimp (Palaemonetes cummingi), other species, and the condition of the environment within the Squirrel Chimney cave system, Alachua County, Florida. Report to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Karst Environmental Services, Inc. (December 15, 1992). 10pp.

Strenth, N. E. (1976). A review of the systematics and zoogeography of the freshwater species of Palaemonetes Heller of North America (Crustacea: Decapoda). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 228: 1-27.

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