Cambarus (Jugicambarus) tartarus
Oklahoma Cave 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. 131951, 131411, 132754 (male I, female, male II).
Type LocalityStansberry-January Cave System, 4 miles (6.4 km) north of Colcord, Delaware County, Oklahoma (Sec. 11, T. 21N, R. 22E).
Conservation StatusCategory: CR (Critically 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., and Martha R. Cooper. 1972. A New Troglobitic Crayfish from Oklahoma (Decapoda: Astacidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 85(3): 49-56, figure 1-12.
About This PagePage constructed by Emily Browne.
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
Correspondence regarding this page should be directed to Keith A. Crandall at
Page copyright © 2001
All Rights Reserved.
Citing this page:
Crandall, Keith A., James W. Fetzner, Jr., and Horton H. Hobbs, Jr. 2001. Cambarus (Jugicambarus) tartarus http://tolweb.org/Cambarus_%28Jugicambarus%29_tartarus/6964/2001.01.01 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/. Oklahoma Cave Crayfish. Version 01 January 2001 (under construction).