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Cambarus  Erichson, 1846
Taxonomic Serial No.: 97337

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Cambarus (Aviticambarus) Hobbs, 1969
 
    Cambarus (Cambarus) Erichson, 1846
 
    Cambarus (Depressicambarus) Hobbs, 1969
 
    Cambarus (Erebicambarus) Hobbs, 1969
 
    Cambarus (Exilicambarus) R. W. Bouchard and Hobbs, 1976
 
    Cambarus (Hiaticambarus) Hobbs, 1969
 
    Cambarus (Jugicambarus) Hobbs, 1969
 
    Cambarus (Puncticambarus) Hobbs, 1969
 
    Cambarus (Veticambarus) Hobbs, 1969
 
    Cambarus (Glareocola) R. W. Bouchard and J. W. Bouchard, 1995
 
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2020   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumCrustacea Brünnich, 1772 – crustacés, crustáceo, crustaceans  
                   ClassMalacostraca Latreille, 1802  
                      SubclassEumalacostraca Grobben, 1892  
                         SuperorderEucarida Calman, 1904 – camarão, caranguejo, ermitão, lagosta, siri  
                            OrderDecapoda Latreille, 1802 – crabs, crayfishes, lobsters, prawns, shrimp, crabes, crevettes, écrevisses, homards  
                               SuborderPleocyemata Burkenroad, 1963  
                                  InfraorderAstacidea Latreille, 1802  
                                     SuperfamilyAstacoidea Latreille, 1802 – crayfishes, Northern hemisphere crawfish  
                                        FamilyCambaridae Hobbs, 1942 – crayfishes  
                                           GenusCambarus Erichson, 1846  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Species Cambarus aculabrum Hobbs and Brown, 1987 – Benton County cave crayfish, cave crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus acuminatus Faxon, 1884 – Acuminate Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus adustus Thoma, Fetzner, Stocker and Loughman, 2016  
                                              Species Cambarus aldermanorum J. E. Cooper and Price, 2010  
                                              Species Cambarus andersoni Jones and Eversole, 2015  
                                              Species Cambarus angularis Hobbs and R. W. Bouchard, 1994 – Angled Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus appalachiensis Loughman, Welsh and Thoma, 2017 – Conhaway crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus asperimanus Faxon, 1914 – Mitten Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus bartonii (Fabricius, 1798) – Common Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus batchi Schuster, 1976 – bluegrass crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus bouchardi Hobbs, 1970 – Big South Fork crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus brachydactylus Hobbs, 1953 – Shortfinger Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus brimleyorum J. E. Cooper, 2006 – Valley River Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus buntingi R. W. Bouchard, 1973 – Bunting crayfish, Longclaw Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus callainus Thoma, Loughman and Fetzner, 2014 – Big Sandy crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus carinirostris Hay, 1914 – rock crawfish 
                                              Species Cambarus carolinus (Erichson, 1846) – Red Burrowing Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus catagius Hobbs and Perkins, 1967 – Greensboro burrowing crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus causeyi Reimer, 1966 – Boston Mountains Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus chasmodactylus James, 1966 – New River crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus chaugaensis Prins and Hobbs, 1972 – Chauga crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus clairitae Schuster and Taylor, 2016  
                                              Species Cambarus clivosus Taylor, Soucek and Organ, 2006 – Short Mountain Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus conasaugaensis Hobbs and Hobbs III, 1962 – Mountain Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus coosae Hobbs, 1981 – Coosa Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus coosawattae Hobbs, 1981 – Coosawattae crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus cracens R. W. Bouchard and Hobbs, 1976 – Slenderclaw Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus crinipes R. W. Bouchard, 1973 – Hairyfoot Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus cryptodytes Hobbs, 1941 – Dougherty Plain cave crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus cumberlandensis Hobbs and R. W. Bouchard, 1973 – Cumberland crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus cymatilis Hobbs, 1970 – Conasauga Blue Burrower 
                                              Species Cambarus davidi J. E. Cooper, 2000 – Carolina ladle crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus deweesae R. W. Bouchard and Etnier, 1979 – valley flame crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus distans Rhoades, 1944 – boxclaw crawfish 
                                              Species Cambarus diupalma Jones and Eversole, 2015  
                                              Species Cambarus doughertyensis J. E. Cooper and Skelton, 2003 – Dougherty Burrowing Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus dubius Faxon, 1884 – upland burrowing crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus eeseeohensis Thoma, 2005 – Grandfather Mountain Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus elkensis Jezerinac and Stocker, 1993 – Elk River crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus englishi Hobbs and Hall, 1972 – Tallapoosa Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus extraneus Hagen, 1870 – Chickamauga crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus fasciatus Hobbs, 1981 – Etowah crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus fetzneri Loughman, Welsh and Thoma, 2019 – Allegheny Mountain mudbug 
                                              Species Cambarus franklini Perkins, Williams and Russ, 2019 – South Mountains crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus friaufi Hobbs, 1953 – hairy crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus gentryi Hobbs, 1970 – Linear Cobalt Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus georgiae Hobbs, 1981 – Little Tennessee crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus girardianus Faxon, 1884 – Tanback Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus graysoni Faxon, 1914 – two-spot crayfish, Twospot Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus guenteri Loughman, Henkanaththegedara, Fetzner and Thoma, 2017  
                                              Species Cambarus halli Hobbs, 1968 – Slackwater Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus hamulatus (Cope and Packard, 1881) – Prickly Cave Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus harti Hobbs, 1981 – piedmont blue burrower 
                                              Species Cambarus hatfieldi Loughman, Fagundo, Lau, Welsh and Thoma, 2013  
                                              Species Cambarus hazardi Loughman, Henkanaththegedara, Fetzner and Thoma, 2017  
                                              Species Cambarus hiwasseensis Hobbs, 1981 – Hiwassee crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus hobbsorum J. E. Cooper, 2001 – Rocky River crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus howardi Hobbs and Hall, 1969 – Chattahoochee crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus hubbsi Creaser, 1931 – Hubbs' Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus hubrichti Hobbs, 1952 – Salem cave crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus hystricosus J. E. Cooper and D. G. Cooper, 2003 – Sandhills Spiny Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus jezerinaci Thoma, 2000 – Spiny Scale Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus johni J. E. Cooper, 2006 – Carolina Foothills Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus jonesi Hobbs and Barr, 1960 – Alabama cave crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus laconensis Buhay and Crandall, 2009  
                                              Species Cambarus latimanus (LeConte, 1856) – Variable Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus lenati J. E. Cooper, 2000 – Broad River crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus lentiginosus Jones and Eversole, 2016  
                                              Species Cambarus longirostris Faxon, 1885 – Longnose Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus longulus Girard, 1852 – Atlantic Slope Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus loughmani Foltz, Sadecky, Fetzner and Thoma, 2019 – Blue Teays mudbug 
                                              Species Cambarus maculatus Hobbs and Pflieger, 1988 – freckled crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus magerae Thoma and Fetzner, 2015  
                                              Species Cambarus manningi Hobbs, 1981 – Greensaddle Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus monongalensis Ortmann, 1905 – Blue Crawfish 
                                              Species Cambarus nerterius Hobbs, 1964 – Greenbrier cave crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus nodosus R. W. Bouchard and Hobbs, 1976 – Knotty Burrowing Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus obeyensis Hobbs and Shoup, 1947 – Obey crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus obstipus Hall, 1959 – Sloped Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus ortmanni Williamson, 1907 – Ortmann mudbug 
                                              Species Cambarus parrishi Hobbs, 1981 – Hiwassee headwater crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus parvoculus Hobbs and Shoup, 1947 – mountain midget crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus pauleyi Loughman, Thoma, Fetzner and Stocker, 2015  
                                              Species Cambarus pecki (Hobbs, 1967) – phantom cave crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus polypilosus Loughman & Williams, 2018  
                                              Species Cambarus pristinus Hobbs, 1965 – pristine crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus pyronotus R. W. Bouchard, 1978 – fireback crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus reburrus Prins, 1968 – French Broad crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus reduncus Hobbs, 1956 – Sickle Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus reflexus Hobbs, 1981 – Pine Savannah Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus robustus Girard, 1852 – big water crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus rusticiformis Rhoades, 1944 – Depression crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus sciotensis Rhoades, 1944 – Teays River crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus scotti Hobbs, 1981 – Chatooga crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus setosus Faxon and Garman in Garman, 1889 – bristly cave crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus smilax Loughman, Simon and Welsh, 2011  
                                              Species Cambarus speciosus Hobbs, 1981 – Beautiful Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus speleocoopi Buhay and Crandall, 2009  
                                              Species Cambarus sphenoides Hobbs, 1968 – Triangleclaw Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus spicatus Hobbs, 1956 – Broad River Spiny Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus stockeri Thoma, 2011  
                                              Species Cambarus striatus Hay, 1902 – Hay crayfish, Ambiguous Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus strigosus Hobbs, 1981 – Lean Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus subterraneus Hobbs III, 1993 – Delaware County cave crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus tartarus Hobbs and M. R. Cooper, 1972 – Oklahoma cave crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus taylori Loughman, Henkanaththegedara, Fetzner and Thoma, 2017  
                                              Species Cambarus tenebrosus Hay, 1902 – cavespring crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus theepiensis Loughman, Foltz, Garrison and Welsh, 2013  
                                              Species Cambarus truncatus Hobbs, 1981 – Oconee burrowing crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus tuckasegee J. E. Cooper and Schofield, 2002 – Tuckasegee Stream Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus unestami Hobbs and Hall, 1969 – Blackbarred Crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus veitchorum J. E. Cooper and M. R. Cooper, 1997 – White Spring cave crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus veteranus Faxon, 1914 – Big Sandy crayfish, Guyandotte River crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus williami R. W. Bouchard and J. W. Bouchard, 1995 – Brawleys Fork crayfish 
                                              Species Cambarus zophonastes Hobbs and Bedinger, 1964 – Hell Creek cave crayfish, cave crayfish 
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Cambarus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Crandall, Keith A., and Sammy De Grave  
  Publication Date: 2017   
  Article/Chapter Title: An updated classification of the freshwater crayfishes (Decapoda: Astacidea) of the world, with a complete species list   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Crustacean Biology, vol. 37, no. 5   
  Page(s): 615-653   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0278-0372   
  Notes: doi: 10.1093/jcbiol/rux070   
  Reference for: Cambarus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hobbs, Jr., Horton H.  
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title: An Illustrated Checklist of the American Crayfishes (Decapoda: Astacidae, Cambaridae, and Parastacidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology, no. 480   
  Page(s): iii + 236   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
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