Orconectes (Procericambarus) forcepsKeith A. Crandall, James W. Fetzner, Jr., and Horton H. Hobbs, Jr.
TypesSyntypes, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. 4880 (3 male I, 4 female), Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 3582 (male I, female).
RangeTennessee River drainage, chiefly above Walden Ridge, from southwestern Virginia to Wayne County, Tennessee.
Faxon, Walter. 1884. Descriptions of New Species of Cambarus, to Which is Added a Synonymical List of the Known Species of Cambarus and Astacus. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 20: 107-158.
Hobbs, H. H. Jr. 1989. An Illustrated Checklist of the American Crayfishes (Decapoda: Astacidae, Cambaridae, and Parastacidae). Smithsonian Institution Press.
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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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