Conservation Status

The animal disappears when the baths are cleaned, but apparently repopulates afterward, perhaps from a larger population living deep underground. Not listed by IUCN.

SIGNIFICANCE TO HUMANS None known. ♦

Resources

Books Periodicals

Schram, F. R. Crustacea. Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Wagner, H. P. "A Monographic Review of the

Press, 1986. Thermosbaenacea (Crustacea: Peracarida)." Zoologische

Verhandelingen 291 (1994): 1-338.

Les Watling, PhD

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