Cambarus (Puncticambarus) chaugaensisKeith 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. 131926, 131927, 131928 (male I, female, male II); paratypes, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., British Museum (Natural History), London, England.
RangeTributaries of the Savannah River in Oconee County, South Carolina, and Rabun County, Georgia.
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.
Prins, Rudolph, and Horton H. Hobbs, Jr. 1972. A New Crayfish of the Subgenus Puncticambarus from the Savannah River Drainage with Notes on Cambarus (P.) reburrus Prins (Decapoda, Astacidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 84(47): 411-420, figure 1.
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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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