Procambarus (Ortmannicus) lophotusKeith 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. 104404, 104405, 104406 (male I, female, male II); paratypes, Department of Zoology, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C.
Type LocalityRoadside ditch, 3.4 miles (5.4 km) northeast of Haynesville on State Route 111, Lowndes County, Alabama.
RangeAlabama drainage system from Clarke County, Alabama, to Chattooga and Whitfield counties, Georgia, and the Tennessee river basin in Walker and Catoosa counties, Georgia, and Polk County, Tennessee.
Hobbs, H. H. Jr. 1989. An Illustrated Checklist of the American Crayfishes (Decapoda: Astacidae, Cambaridae, and Parastacidae). Smithsonian Institution Press.
Hobbs, Horton H., Jr., and Margaret Walton. 1960. A New Crayfish of the Genus Procambarus from Southern Alabama (Decapoda, Astacidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 73(20): 123-129, figures 1-11.
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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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