Tehuana veracruzana (Rodríguez & Smalley in Smalley, 1970)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Pseudothelphusa (Tehuana) veracruzana Rodríguez & Smalley in Smalley, 1970 (original combination)


Conservation Status

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



Veracruz State, Mexico


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Rodríguez & Smalley in: Smalley, A. E. (1970). A new genus of freshwater crabs from Guatemala, with a key to the Middle American genera (Crustacea, Decapoda, Pseudothelphusidae). The American Midland Naturalist. 83(1): 96-106.

Other references:

Cumberlidge, N. (2008). Tehuana veracruzana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T134853A4023528. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T134853A4023528.en. Downloaded on 25 December 2015.

Rodríguez, G. 1982. Les crabes d'eau douce d'Amerique - famille des Pseudothelphusidae. ORSTOM, Paris.


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