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A Guide to Australia's Spiny Freshwater Crayfish by Robert B McCormack

By Robert B McCormack

often called the 'Spiny Crayfishes' because of amazing arrays of spines on their challenging armoured shells, Euastacus crayfish are the most important of the ten genera of Australian freshwater crayfish. This booklet discusses 50 species present in Australia, from the long-lasting sizeable Murray lobster that's fished by way of leisure fishers, to the incredibly infrequent and tiny species Euastacus maidae.
These uniquely Australian species diversity from Cooktown in a long way north Queensland to Wilsons Promontory in Victoria. Many are present in or round our significant inhabitants components. The e-book discusses easy crayfish anatomy, moulting and progress, morphology, breeding, threats and illnesses. It contains color images for every species, in addition to a word list and extra 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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