Orconectes (Faxonius) limosusKeith A. Crandall, James W. Fetzner, Jr., and Horton H. Hobbs, Jr.
RangeThe Atlantic watershed from Maine to the lower James River in Virginia. Introduced into western Europe.
Hobbs, H. H. Jr. 1989. An Illustrated Checklist of the American Crayfishes (Decapoda: Astacidae, Cambaridae, and Parastacidae). Smithsonian Institution Press.
Rafinesque, C. S. 1817. Synopsis of Four New Genera and Ten New Species of Crustacea, Found in the United States, American Monthly Magazine and Critical Revue, 2:40-43.
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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