Procambarus cometes

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Procambarus cometes
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Malacostraca
Order: Decapoda
Family: Cambaridae
Genus: Procambarus
Subgenus: Girardiella
Species: P. cometes
Binomial name
Procambarus cometes
Fitzpatrick, 1978 [1]

Procambarus cometes, the Mississippi flatwoods crayfish is a species of crayfish in the family Cambaridae. It is endemic to Lowndes County and Oktibbeha County, Mississippi, and is listed as an endangered species on the IUCN Red List.[2]


  1. ^ "Procambarus cometes". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved October 6, 2010. 
  2. ^ S. Adams & R. L. Jones (2010). "Procambarus cometes". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.2 (3.1). International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved October 6, 2010.