|Scientific Name:||Oziothelphusa kerala|
|Species Authority:||Bahir & Ng, 2005|
|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:||Data Deficient ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Ng, P. and McIvor, A.|
This species is known only from a single specimen from the type locality in India. It is listed here as Data Deficient in view of the absence of further information on its extent of occurrence, ecological requirements, population size, population trends, and long-term threats.
|Range Description:||India:Kerala state: This species is known only from the type specimen from Kolaththuppuzha-Tenmalai Road (08°54'12.7"N 077°32'7.2"E) in southern India.|
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|Population:||No information available.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Was collected from rice-field embankments, crabs were also observed in burrows in the margins of adjacent streams.|
|Citation:||Cumberlidge, N. 2008. Oziothelphusa kerala. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 29 November 2014.|
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