Pacifastacus leniusculus 


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Citation: Schuster, G.A., Taylor, C.A. & Cordeiro, J. 2010. Pacifastacus leniusculus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T153648A4526314. . Downloaded on 28 November 2015.
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