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By Robert B McCormack

often called the 'Spiny Crayfishes' as a result of remarkable arrays of spines on their challenging armoured shells, Euastacus crayfish are the biggest of the ten genera of Australian freshwater crayfish. This ebook discusses 50 species present in Australia, from the enduring gigantic Murray lobster that's fished by means of leisure fishers, to the awfully infrequent and tiny species Euastacus maidae.
These uniquely Australian species variety from Cooktown in some distance north Queensland to Wilsons Promontory in Victoria. Many are present in or round our significant inhabitants parts. The publication discusses uncomplicated crayfish anatomy, moulting and development, morphology, breeding, threats and ailments. It contains color photos for every species, in addition to a word list and additional examining list.
A advisor to Australia’s Spiny Freshwater Crayfish might be of curiosity to researchers, conservationists, land managers, libraries and crayfish enthusiasts.

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