Caecidotea franzi ( Holsinger & Steeves, 1971 ), Holsinger & Steeves, 1971

Lewis, Julian J., Bowman, Thomas E. & Feller, Daniel J., 2011, A synopsis of the subterranean asellids of Maryland, U. S. A., with description of Caecidotea alleghenyensis, new species (Crustacea: Isopoda: Asellota), Zootaxa 2769, pp. 54-64: 61

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http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.207750

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03E987C1-3912-0044-90AB-89D34613D699

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scientific name

Caecidotea franzi ( Holsinger & Steeves, 1971 )
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Caecidotea franzi ( Holsinger & Steeves, 1971)  

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Material examined. MARYLAND: Allegany Co., Fort Hill Spring, AWN, 27 June 1985, 33, 2 Ƥ; same locality, DJF, 23 June 1990, 63, 3 Ƥ; Pinto Mine, deep pool of water in mine shaft, DJF, D. Grove, 29 July 1987, 1312Ƥ. WEST VIRGINIA: Mineral Co., Kites Cave, DJF, 11 June 1992, 23, 6 Ƥ.

Range. This species occurs in western Maryland and adjacent West Virginia, with disjunct populations in Centre Co., Pennsylvania and Harlan Co., Kentucky ( Lewis 2010).