|Scientific Name:||Oziothelphusa wagrakarowensis|
|Species Authority:||(Rathbun, 1904)|
|Taxonomic Notes:||This species was formerly included in the Parathelphusidae but has recently been reassigned to the Gecarcinucidae; Parathelphusidae is now regarded as a junior synonym of Gecarcinucidae (Klause et al. in press).
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Esser, L. and Cumberlidge, N.|
|Reviewer(s):||Ng, P. and McIvor, A.|
Listed as Vulnerable because all individuals are in two locations, and there is a threat of habitat loss due to development. It is not found in a protected area.
|Range Description:||India: Karnataka state: Bellary area, Wagrakarwar, Mysore; and tributary of Cauveri River, at Hunsur 50 km from Mysore on Madekeri -Mysore Rd. Localities probably 125 km apart.|
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|Population:||There is no information on population size, abundance, or trends.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Found on the bank of a shallow (<30 cm) slow-flowing, rocky stream.|
|Major Threat(s):||The present and future threats to this species include human induced habitat loss/degradation due to population increases and industrial and agrarian development.|
|Conservation Actions:||No conservation measures are known to be in place for this species and it is not found in a protected area.|
|Citation:||Esser, L. and Cumberlidge, N. 2008. Oziothelphusa wagrakarowensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T134603A3984945.Downloaded on 29 September 2016.|
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