Procambarus (Leconticambarus) latipleurumKeith 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. 81281 (male I, female, male II); paratypes, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C., Department of Zoology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida (now in National Museum of Natural History), Bureau of Marine Research, St. Petersburg, Florida.
Type Locality5.8 miles (9.3 km) west of Wewahitchka on State Route 22 (52, old number), Gulf County, Florida (Sec. 18, T. 4S, R. 10W).
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. 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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Crandall, Keith A., James W. Fetzner, Jr., and Horton H. Hobbs, Jr. 2001. Procambarus (Leconticambarus) latipleurum http://tolweb.org/Procambarus_%28Leconticambarus%29_latipleurum/7488/2001.01.01 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/. Version 01 January 2001 (under construction).