Cambarus (Depressicambarus) harti
Piedmont Blue BurrowerKeith A. Crandall, James W. Fetzner, Jr., and Horton H. Hobbs, Jr.
TypesHolotype, allotype, and morphotype, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. 148348, 148349, 148350 (male I, female, male II); paratypes, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C.
Type LocalitySeepage and wooded area adjacent to the National Fish Hatchery at Warm Springs, Meriwether County, Georgia.
RangeKnown from only two localities in the piedmont section of the Chattahoochee and Flint river basins in the Meriwether County, Georgia.
Conservation StatusCategory: EN (Endangered)
Baillie, Jonathan, and Brian Groombridge. 1996. IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals.
Hobbs, H. H. Jr. 1989. An Illustrated Checklist of the American Crayfishes (Decapoda: Astacidae, Cambaridae, and Parastacidae). Smithsonian Institution Press.
Hobbs, Horton H., Jr. 1981. The Crayfishes of Georgia. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 318: viii + 549 pages, figures 1-262.
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Keith A. Crandall
Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, USA
James W. Fetzner, Jr.
Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Horton H. Hobbs, Jr.
Wittenberg University, Springfield, Ohio, USA
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