Endangered Crustaceans of Australia
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Common Name Range ***
Austrothelphusa spp. (3) Australia
Boeckella spp. (4) Australia, Bolivia, Peru
Branchinella spp. (5) Australia, United States
Brine Shrimp Australia
Burrowing Crayfish (13) Australia
Calamoecia spp. (3) Australia
Canthocamptus spp. (6) Australia
Common Yabby Australia
Engaewa similis Australia
Eodiaptomus spp. (1) Australia, India
Eucrenonaspides oinotheke Australia (Tasmania)
Fibulacamptus spp. (2) Australia
Giant Freshwater Crayfish Australia (Tasmania)
Hemiboeckella powellensis Australia
Hickman's Pygmy Mountain Shrimp Australia (Tasmania)
Marron Australia
Newnhamia spp. (2) Australia
Onchotelson spp. (2) Australia
Redclaw Crayfish Australia
Rhynchochydorus australiensis Australia
Seed Shrimp Australia
Spiny Crayfish (16) Australia
Syncarid Shrimp Australia (Tasmania)
Tasmanian Anaspid Crustacean Australia
Uramphisopus pearsoni Australia (Tasmania)
Water Flea (3) Australia, South Africa
Zonocypretta kalimna Australia
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**What crustaceans are listed here?:

The Australia section of this site lists the folllowing crustaceans appearing on select endangered species lists:
  • Crustaceans that dwell in or migrate to any region found on the Australian continent and any nearby islands.
  • Crustaceans that dwell in or travel to New Zealand and any nearby islands.
  • Crustaceans that dwell in Papua New Guinea and nearby islands (east of Indonesia).

This list combines species from several endangered species lists. Using the total count of species found on this site as an official count of endangered species of the world is not recommended. For more information on what creatures are listed on this site, please visit our About EEC page.

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