Flint river crayfish (Orconectes cooperi)

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Flint river crayfish fact file

Flint river crayfish description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassCrustacea
OrderDecapoda
FamilyCambaridae
GenusOrconectes (1)

Information on the Flint river crayfish (Orconectes cooperi) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Flint river crayfish status

The Flint river crayfish is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (February, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Flint river crayfish, dead specimen  
Flint river crayfish, dead specimen

© Guenter A. Schuster

Guenter A. Schuster
Department of Biological Sciences
Eastern Kentucky University
521 Lancaster Ave.
Richmond
KY
404075
United States of America
Tel: 859-893-4677
Guenter.Schuster@eku.edu
http://people.eku.edu/schusterg/

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