Cambarus (Cambarus) howardiKeith 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. 129866, 129867, 129868 (male I, female, male II); paratypes, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C.
Type LocalitySope Creek, tributary to the Chattahoochee River at Paper Mill Road, 1.5 miles (2.4 km) above mouth, Cobb County, Georgia.
RangeChattahoochee drainage system from Lumpkin and Hall counties, Georgia, to Lee County, Alabama.
Conservation StatusCategory: VU (Vulnerable)
Baillie, Jonathan, and Brian Groombridge. 1996. IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals.
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 Edward T. Hall. 1969. New Crayfishes from Georgia (Decapoda, Astacidae). Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 82(21): 281-294, figures 1-24.
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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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