Endangered Crustaceans of South America
Show crustaceans in South America with profiles available.
Show all crustaceans of concern in South America.
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Common Name Range ***
Arubolana imula Aruba Island (Netherland Antilles)
Boeckella calcaris Bolivia, Peru
Bottiella cucutensis Colombia, Venezuela
Bottiella medemi Colombia, Venezuela
Chaceus ibiricensis Colombia
Fredius granulatus Colombia
Hypolobocera exuca Colombia, Ecuador
Hypolobocera alata Colombia
Hypolobocera andagoensis Colombia
Hypolobocera barbacensis Colombia
Hypolobocera cajambrensis Colombia
Hypolobocera rotundilobata Colombia
Hypolobocera velezi Colombia
Hypolobocera rathbuni Ecuador
Hypolobocera gracilignatha Ecuador, Peru
Lindacatalina sumacensis Colombia, Ecuador
Microthelphusa forcarti Venezuela
Moritschus altaquerensis Colombia
Moritschus ecuadorensis Ecuador
Neopseudothelphusa fossor Venezuela
Neostrengeria perijaensis Colombia
Notodiaptomus dubius Brazil
Notodiaptomus maracaibensis Brazil, Venezuela
Rodriguezus trujillensis Venezuela
Strengeriana antioquensis Colombia
Trichodactylus crassus Brazil
Tropocyclops federensis Brazil
Tropocyclops nananae Brazil

**What crustaceans are listed here?:

The South America section of this site lists the folllowing crustaceans appearing on select endangered species lists:
  • Crustaceans that dwell in or migrate to any part of the South American continent and nearby islands.
  • Crustaceans dwelling in the Amazon Basin.

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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