Orconectes (Procericambarus) acaresKeith 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. 15517, 15518, 115519 (male I, female, male II); paratypes, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, Department of Zoology, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana.
Type LocalityStream tributary to Ouachita River, 6 miles (9.6 km) northwest of Mount Ida, Montgomery County, Arkansas.
RangeTributaries of the Ouachita River in Garland, Hot Spring, Montgomery, Perry, Pike, Polk, and Saline counties, Arkansas.
Fitzpatrick, Joseph F., Jr. 1965. A New Subspecies of the Crawfish Orconectes leptogonopodus from the Ouachita River Drainage in Arkansas Tulane Studies in Zoology, 10(1): 57-79, 20 figures A-J.
Hobbs, H. H. Jr. 1989. An Illustrated Checklist of the American Crayfishes (Decapoda: Astacidae, Cambaridae, and Parastacidae). Smithsonian Institution Press.
Taylor, C. A., M. L. Warren, Jr., J. F. Fitzpatrick, Jr., H. H. Hobbs III, R. F. Jezerinac, W. L. Pflieger, and H. W. Robison. 1996. Conservation Status of Crayfishes of the United States and Canada. Fisheries 21:4.
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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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