Cambarus (Jugicambarus) batchi
Bluegrass CrayfishKeith 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. 144390, 144391, 144392 (male I, female, male II); paratypes, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michingan, University of Tennessee Museum, Knoxville, Tennessee, Donald Batch.
Type LocalityBurrows around ponds in the Central Kentucky Wildlife Management Area, off U.S. Highway 421 approximately 2.5 miles (4.0 km) southeast of Kingston, Madison County, Kentucky.
Conservation StatusCategory: VU (Vulnerable)
Criteria: B1+2c, D1
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.
Schuster, Guenter Anton. 1973. A Description and Life History Notes of a New Species of Crayfish of the Subgenus Jugicambarus from Madison County, Kentucky. vi + 50 pages, 3 figures. Master's thesis, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond.
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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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