Distocambarus (Fitzcambarus) youngineriKeith 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. 208413, 208414, 208415 (male I, female, male II); paratypes, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C.
Type LocalityAbout 50 m southwest of State Route 58 on Route 22 (11 airmiles, 17.6 km) west of Newberry, Newberry County, South Carolina.
RangeKnown only from this type locality and another nine airmiles (14.4 km) away on State Route 121, 0.15 mile (0.24 km) northeast of Route 34.
Conservation StatusCategory: VU (Vulnerable)
Criteria: B1+2c, D1
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 Paul H. Carlson. 1985. A New Member of the Genus Distocambarus (Decapoda: Cambaridae) from the Saluda Basin, South Carolina. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 98(1): 81-89, figure 1.
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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. Distocambarus (Fitzcambarus) youngineri http://tolweb.org/Distocambarus_%28Fitzcambarus%29_youngineri/7047/2001.01.01 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/. Version 01 January 2001 (under construction).