Distocambarus (Fitzcambarus) carlsoniKeith 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. 178599, 178600, 178601 (male I, female, maleII); paratypes, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C.
Type LocalitySwampy area bordering unnamed tributary of Saluda River about 1 mile (1.6 km) north of State Route 81 on Route 106, Anderson County, South Carolina, about 4.5 miles (7.2 km) east-northeast of Belton.
RangeSaluda and Savannah river basins from Greenville to Abbeville and Saluda counties, South Carolina.
Hobbs, H. H. Jr. 1989. An Illustrated Checklist of the American Crayfishes (Decapoda: Astacidae, Cambaridae, and Parastacidae). Smithsonian Institution Press.
Hobbs, Horton H., Jr. 1983. Distocambarus (Fitzcambarus) carlsoni, a New Subgenus and Species of Crayfish (Decapoda: Cambaridae) from South Carolina. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 96(3): 429-439, 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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