Cambarus (Depressicambarus) sphenoidesKeith 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. 129325, 129326, 129327 (male I, female, male II); paratypes, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C.
Type LocalityTributary to Clear Creek (Emory River drainage), 11.2 miles (17.9 km) north of Crossville, Cumberland County, Tennessee, on U.S. Highway 127.
RangeStream tributaries of the Cumberland, Emory, Sequatchie, and Tennessee river systems on the Cumberland Plateau in Kentucky and Tennessee.
Hobbs, H. H. Jr. 1989. An Illustrated Checklist of the American Crayfishes (Decapoda: Astacidae, Cambaridae, and Parastacidae). Smithsonian Institution Press.
Hobbs, Horton H., Jr. 1968. Two New Crayfishes of the Genus Cambarus from Georgia, Kentucky, and Tennessee (Decapoda, Astacidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 81(31): 261-274, figures 1-22.
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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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