Contributions to Zoology, 79 (3) – 2010

The enigmatic Marmorkrebs (marbled crayfish) is the parthenogenetic form of Procambarus fallax (Hagen, 1870)

Peer Martin1, Nathan J. Dorn2, Tadashi Kawai3, Craig van der Heiden2, Gerhard Scholtz1,4

1.  Institut für Biologie/Vergleichende Zoologie, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany

2.  Department of Biological Sciences, Florida Atlantic University, Davie, FL, USA

3.  Hokkaido Wakkanai Fisheries Experimental Station, Hokkaido, Japan

4. gerhard.scholtz@rz.hu-berlin.de

Keywords: 12S rRNA, annulus ventralis, COI, DNA barcoding,species concept,thelytoky