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By Matt Longshaw, Paul Stebbing

Written by way of global specialists in astacology, this ebook covers a number facets of the biology and ecology of freshwater crayfish. With a robust concentrate on wild crayfish, the booklet stories the taxonomy and genetics of this attention-grabbing workforce of animals. lower than exam are also crayfish development and copy, with designated illustrations; habit and chemical ecology of crayfish; ailments of crayfish; holistic knowing of drivers for crayfish inhabitants good fortune; and techniques for the keep watch over of non-native crayfish.

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M. Holdich and J. Skurdal. 2000. Nonindigenous crayfishes threaten North American freshwater biodiversity. Fisheries 25: 7–20. P. A. Welsh. 2011. Cambarus (Puncticambarus) smilax, a new species of crayfish (Crustacea: Decapoda: Cambaridae) from the Greenbrier River basin of West Virginia. Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 124: 99–111. A. L. A. Welsh. 2013a. ) theepiensis, a new species of crayfish (Decapoda: Cambaridae) from the coalfields region of Eastern Kentucky and Southwestern West Virginia, USA. Zootaxa 3641: 63–73.

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