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26412
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North Carolina has 29 species of freshwater crayfish, and one of these, the Greensboro Burrowing crayfish, is native only to the state. Our understanding of the crayfish is limited, and there are questions regarding habitat degradation and how to ensure species survival.
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Friend of Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 44 Issue 4, Fall 1996, p16, il
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19059
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A new species of crayfish is the only known member of its subgenus east of the Blue Ridge physiographic province. It is endemic to the Neuse and Tar-Pamlico river basins of North Carolina, occurring in the Coastal Plain and the eastern edge of the Piedmont Plateau.
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Brimleyana (NoCar QL 155 B75), Vol. Issue 23, Dec 1995, p65-87, il, bibl Periodical Website
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19055
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Previously unreported species of crayfish have been documented in North Carolina. This article details the natural history of crayfish and the correlation of crayfish fauna with North Carolina's major river basins and physiographic provinces.
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Brimleyana (NoCar QL 155 B75), Vol. Issue 22, June 1995, p87-132, bibl Periodical Website
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28392
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North Carolina is home to forty native crayfishes, but taxonomic problems persist within several of the species. This is the first comprehensive listing of the state’s crayfish fauna and the first effort to correlate the distributions of all North Carolina crayfishes with hydrologic units and physiographic provinces.
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28648
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Crawdads or crayfish are common in North Carolina but the streams and creeks in which they live are facing a number of stresses. According to the author, the lack of children playing outside and trying to catch them is more worrying than the environmental problems crawdad’s are facing. The author discusses his childhood, the changing nature of child’s play, and the current situation crawdad’s are facing.
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