Journal of Cave and Karst Studies - ISSN 1090-6924
Volume 62 Number 1: 18-19 - April 2000

A publication of the National Speleological Society

Caecidotea carolinensis (Isopoda: Asellidae): First Record of a Stygobite from South Carolina
Will K. Reeves


This report of Caecidotea carolinensis, the first stygobitic organism reported from Parlar Cave, South Carolina, USA, extends its known range by 370 km from its only previous collection site in North Carolina. Aquatic fauna from Parlar Cave also included an amphipod, aquatic annelids, aquatic oribatid mites, crayfish, copepods, and ostracods.

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