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  Family Cambaridae

Genus Hobbseus

    Species H. attenuatus -- North America.
    Species H. cristatus -- North America.
    Species H. orconectoides -- North America.
    Species H. petilus -- North America.
    Species H. prominens -- North America.
    Species H. valleculus -- North America.
    Species H. yalobushensis -- North America.

Taxon Information

The Genus Hobbseus has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from North America.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Hobbseus, [Nearctic; 7 species worldwide] (Crandall & Buhay, 2008).
  • Hobbseus, 7 epigean species in lowland streams and stagnant water, AL, MS (Smith, 2001).


  • Crandall, K.A. & J.E. Buhay. 2008. Global diversity of crayfish (Astacidae, Cambaridae, and Parastacidae — Decapoda) . Hydrobiologia 595: 295-301. [Available online]
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Decapoda (Crayfishes, shrimps). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 585-608.

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