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Family: Cambaridae crayfishes (See list of species below)

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9 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Cambarus bartonii
[Appalachian brook crayfish]
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Cambarus diogenes
[devil crayfish]
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Cambarus robustus
[big water crayfish]
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Fallicambarus fodiens
[digger crayfish]
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Orconectes immunis
[calico crayfish]
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Orconectes limosus
[spinycheek crayfish]
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Orconectes obscurus
[Allegheny crayfish]
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Orconectes propinquus
[northern clearwater crayfish]
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Orconectes virilis
[virile crayfish]
9 Species of Family Cambaridae
(crayfishes)
Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Cambarus bartonii Appalachian brook crayfish North America
Cambarus diogenes devil crayfish North America
Cambarus robustus big water crayfish North America
Fallicambarus fodiens digger crayfish Arctic and North America.
Orconectes immunis calico crayfish North America
Orconectes limosus spinycheek crayfish North America
Orconectes obscurus Allegheny crayfish North America
Orconectes propinquus northern clearwater crayfish North America
Orconectes virilis virile crayfish North America



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