Speocirolana thermydromis 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Arthropoda Malacostraca Isopoda Cirolanidae

Scientific Name: Speocirolana thermydromis
Species Authority: Cole & Minckley, 1966

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered A1c ver 2.3
Year Published: 1996
Date Assessed: 1996-08-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Inland Water Crustacean Specialist Group
Previously published Red List assessments:
1994 Insufficiently Known (K)
1990 Insufficiently Known (K)
1988 Insufficiently Known (K)
1986 Insufficiently Known (K)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Known only from spring-fed wells near Cuatro Cienegas, Coahuila, Mexico. (Denton Belk, pers comm. 1996)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Irrigation has seriously degraded the habitat and some of the localities are now destroyed. (Denton Belk, pers comm. 1996)

Citation: Inland Water Crustacean Specialist Group. 1996. Speocirolana thermydromis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T20466A9202608. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
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