Procambarus (Pennides) elegansKeith 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. 129892, 129893, 115838 (male I, female, male II); paratype, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C.
Type LocalitySpillway from Corney Lake, an impounded tributary of the Ouachita River, Claiborne Parish, Louisiana.
RangeOuachita drainage system in southern Arkansas and Claiborne and Union parishes, Louisiana, and in the Pearl River basin in Montgomery and Simpson counties, Mississippi.
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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