Procambarus angustatus Le Conte, 1856

Sandhills crayfish

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record 1856 or earlier

[url=https://www.iucnredlist.org/details/18220/0]Extinct[/url]

 

Distribution

Georgia, USA

The exact location of this species' former habitat is unknown as Le Conte only gave a very vague description of the area.

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

Known only from the holotype (ANSP 444), a male, collected in or before 1856.

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

LeConte, J. (1856). Descriptions of New Species of Astacus from Georgia. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 7: 400-402.

 

Other references:

Thoma, R. F.; Cordeiro, J., and Jones, T. (2010). Procambarus angustatus. In: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. (https://www.redlist.org). Downloaded on 14 December 2010.

 

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