Orconectes (Crockerinus) erichsonianusKeith A. Crandall, James W. Fetzner, Jr., and Horton H. Hobbs, Jr.
TypesSyntypes, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. 20787 (3 male I, 4 female), Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 4347 (male I, female, male II).
RangeTennessee, Elk, and Coosa river systems in southwestern Virginia, eastern Tennessee, northwestern Georgia, and northern Alabama.
Faxon, Walter. 1898. Observations on the Astacidae in the United States National Museum of Comparative Zoology, with Descriptios of New Species. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 20(1136): 643-694, plates 62-70.
Hobbs, H. H. Jr. 1989. An Illustrated Checklist of the American Crayfishes (Decapoda: Astacidae, Cambaridae, and Parastacidae). Smithsonian Institution Press.
Taylor, C. A., M. L. Warren, Jr., J. F. Fitzpatrick, Jr., H. H. Hobbs III, R. F. Jezerinac, W. L. Pflieger, and H. W. Robison. 1996. Conservation Status of Crayfishes of the United States and Canada. Fisheries 21:4.
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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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