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Procambarus (Pennides) versutus Hagen 1870

Keith A. Crandall, James W. Fetzner, Jr., and Horton H. Hobbs, Jr.
Containing group: Procambarus (Pennides)


Syntypes, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 190 (3 male II, female), National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. 4963 (male I), Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France (2 specimens), Australian Museum, Sydney, Australia (no longer there).

Type Locality

Spring Hill, Mobile County, Alabama (see Faxon 1914:412).


"From the Moblile River drainage (as far north as Choctaw, Tuscaloosa, Blount, and Tallapoosa counties) in Alabama eastward to the Chattahoochee-Apalachicola drainage in Alabama, Florida, and Georgia" (Hobbs, 1981:465).




Faxon, Walter. 1914. Notes on the Crayfishes in the United States National Museum and the Museum of Comparative Zoology with Descriptions of New Species and Subspecies to Which is Appended a Catalogue of the Known Species and Subspecies. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, 40(8): 351-427, 13 plates.

Hagen, Hermann A. 1870. Monograph of the North American Astacidae. In Illustrated Catalogue of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, 3: viii + 109 pages, 11 plates.

Hobbs, Horton H., Jr. 1981. The Crayfishes of Georgia. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, 318: viii + 549 pages, figures 1-262.

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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