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Stygobromus lucifugus Hay, 1882

Rubious Cave amphipod

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Apocrangonyx lucifugus, Hay 1882; Crangonyx lucifugus Hay, 1882

 

Possibly conspecific with S. subtilis (Elliott, 2005).

 

Conservation Status

Extinct or invalid

Last record: 1882

IUCN RedList status: Extinct

 

Distribution

Illinois, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Hay, Oliver Perry. (1882). Notes on Some Fresh-water Crustacea, together with Descriptions of Two New Species. The American Naturalist 41(2): 143-146. doi:10.1086/273020

 

Other references:

Baillie, J. and Groombridge, B. (eds). 1996. 1996 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. pp. 378. International Union for Conservation of Nature, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Eldridge, Niles. (1998). Life in the Balance: Humanity and the Biodiversity Crisis. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

Elliott, William R. (2005). Critical issues in cave biology, pp. 35-39. In 2005 National Cave and Karst Management System Symposium.

Groombridge, B. (ed.). 1994. 1994 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

IUCN. 1990. IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

World Conservation Monitoring Centre. (1996). Stygobromus lucifugus. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.1. (http://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 16 June 2011.

World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1996. Stygobromus lucifugus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T20995A9242405. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T20995A9242405.en. Accessed on 30 June 2022.

http://www.natureserve.org/explorer/servlet/NatureServe?searchName=Stygobromus+lucifugus+

 

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