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Appalachian Brook Crayfish

An Eastern Crayfish (Cambarus bartonii), possibly the subspecies Appalachian Brook Crayfish (Cambarus bartonii cavatus), lies in a small brook in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Location and Date
Bent Creek Experimental Forest—North Carolina Arboretum
near Asheville, North Carolina, USA
3/8/22 (Note: pre-2000 dates are approximate)

Mark Swanson / Swanson Media

Nikon D7100 DSLR

AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED

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Eastern Crayfish (Cambarus bartonii), Crayfish (Family Cambaridae), Order Decapoda, Class Malacostraca, Subphylum Crustacea (Crustaceans), Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods), Kingdom Animalia (Animals), Appalachian Brook Crayfish (Cambarus bartonii cavatus)

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