Procambarus (Ortmannicus) youngiKeith A. Crandall, James W. Fetzner, Jr., and Horton H. Hobbs, Jr.
TypesHolotype and allotype, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. 81289 (male I, female); "morphotype," National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. 81290 (male II); paratypes, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Masschusetts, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., Bureau of Marine Research, St. Petersburg, Florida.
Type LocaliltyGuard House Branch, about 1 mile (1.6 km) west of Wewahitchka on State Route 22, Gulf County, Florida (Sec. 23, T. 4S, R. 10W).
RangeKnown from the type locality; Wetappo Creek, 6.4 miles (10 km) east of Bay County line on State Route 22; and St. Marks River in Leon and Wakulla counties, Florida.
Hobbs, H. H. Jr. 1989. An Illustrated Checklist of the American Crayfishes (Decapoda: Astacidae, Cambaridae, and Parastacidae). Smithsonian Institution Press.
Hobbs, Horton H., Jr. 1972. The Subgenera of the Crayfish Genus Procambarus (Decapoda: Astacidae). Smithsonian Constributions to Zoology, 117: 22 pages, figures 1-20.
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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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