Many people know organisms only by the common names, or "vernacular" names. Unlike scientific names, common names are almost always different for speakers of different languages. They may also vary regionally within a language. This tab shows all the common names provided to EOL for this organism from a variety of providers, including EOL curators. Currently we can only set one preferred common name per language on a given EOL page, but all the names should be searchable.

Common names listed by language

Preferred marks the preferred name for each language.

English

Name Sources Status
American crayfish uBio Trusted
spiny-cheek crayfish Hans-Martin Braun Trusted
spinycheek crayfish IUCN Red List, Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), NCBI Taxonomy, NatureServe resource, Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, uBio Trusted

Danish

Name Sources Status
Amerikansk flodkrebs uBio Unknown
Amerikansk krebs uBio Unknown

Dutch

Name Sources Status
Amerikaanse rivierkreeft uBio Unknown
Gevlekte rivierkreeft Unknown Trusted

French

Name Sources Status
Écrevisse américaine Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel, uBio Trusted

German

Name Sources Status
Amerikanerkrebs Hans-Martin Braun Trusted
Amerikanischer Flusskrebs Hans-Martin Braun Trusted
Amerikanischer Flußkrebs uBio Unknown
Amerikanischer Krebs Hans-Martin Braun Trusted
Kamberkrebs Unknown Trusted

Italian

Name Sources Status
Gambero d'acqua dolce americano uBio Unknown
Orconectes limosus Unknown Trusted

Portuguese

Name Sources Status
Lagostim americano de água doce uBio Unknown

Spanish

Name Sources Status
Langostino americano de agua dulce uBio Unknown

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