Table Bc07: Crayfish Distribution in the Black River Basin

Table Bc07: Crayfish Distribution in the Black River Basin

(X species collected, - not collected).
Scientific Name Common Name Upper Subbasin Lower Subbasin
Cambarellus puer cajun dwarf crawfish - X
C. shufeldtii Shufeldt's dwarf crawfish - X
Cambarus diogenes cevil crawfish - X
C. hubbsi Hubb's crawfish X X
Faxonella clypeata shield crayfish crawfish - X
Orconectes hylas woodland crawfish X X
O. palmeri gray-speckled crawfish - X
O. punctimanus spothanded crawfish X X
O. virilis northern crawfish - X
Procambarus acutus White River crawfish - X
P. clarkii red swamp crawfish - X
P. viaeveridus vernal crawfish - X
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