Orconectes (Procericambarus) luteusKeith A. Crandall, James W. Fetzner, Jr., and Horton H. Hobbs, Jr.
TypesHolotype and allotype, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. 98344, 98345 (male I, female); paratypes, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C..
Type LocalityNiangua River at mouth of Greasy Creek, 5 miles (8 km) southeast of Buffalo, Dallas County, Missouri.
RangeFrom the Marais des Cygnes River, Kansas, eastward through southern Missouri and into Lawrence County, Arkansas.
Creaser, Edwin P. 1933. Descriptions of Some New and Poorly Known Species of North American Crayfishes. Occasional Papers of the Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan, 275: 21 pages, 2 plates.
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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Crandall, Keith A., James W. Fetzner, Jr., and Horton H. Hobbs, Jr. 2001. Orconectes (Procericambarus) luteus http://tolweb.org/Orconectes_%28Procericambarus%29_luteus/7291/2001.01.01 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/. Version 01 January 2001 (under construction).