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Engaeus cymus

2 Blunt Nosed Burrowing Crayfish. at Cotter River, ACT

Engaeus cymus at Cotter River, ACT - 20 Jun 2021
Engaeus cymus at Cotter River, ACT - 20 Jun 2021
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Identification history

Engaeus cymus 20 Jun 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Engaeus cymus 20 Jun 2021 Greggy

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Significant sighting

20 Jun 2021

This is a little known species of conservation significance - only third CNM record

User's notes

Dead specimen found outside it's burrow besdide Square Rock walking track.

1 comment

   21 Jun 2021
Expansion of knowns specimens also I think. Others are from condor creek and urban zones.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 20 Jun 2021 10:17 AM Recorded on
  • Greggy Recorded by

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  • 50mm or larger Animal size

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