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Cambaroides japonicus.jpg
Cambaroides japonicus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Malacostraca
Order: Decapoda
Family: Cambaridae
Genus: Cambaroides
Faxon, 1884

Cambaroides is a genus of freshwater crayfish from eastern Asia (eastern Russia, northeastern China, Korean Peninsula and Japan). Together with Astacus, they are the only crayfish native to Asia. Cambaroides contains seven species:[1]


  1. ^ James W. Fetzner, Jr. (February 11, 2005). "Genus Cambaroides Faxon, 1884". Crayfish Taxon Browser. Carnegie Museum of Natural History.