Ceylonthelphusa callista

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Ceylonthelphusa callista
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Malacostraca
Order: Decapoda
Family: Gecarcinucidae
Genus: Ceylonthelphusa
Species: C. callista
Binomial name
Ceylonthelphusa callista
(Ng, 1995)

Ceylonthelphusa callista is a species of freshwater crabs in the family Gecarcinucidae. The species is endemic to areas of Sri Lanka, such as Knuckles Mountain Range and Mahaweli River.[1]


  1. ^ a b Bahir, M.M.; Ng, P.K.L.; Crandall, K.; Pethiyagoda, R. & Cumberlidge, N. (2008). "Ceylonthelphusa callista". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved March 9, 2015.