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A Yucatan amazon (Amazona xantholora) at Pet Paradise.

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A Yucatan amazon (Amazona xantholora) at Pet Paradise.

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An oyster toadfish (Opsanus tau) at the Virginia Aquarium.

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An oyster toadfish (Opsanus tau) at the Virginia Aquarium.

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A mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus) at the Virginia Aquarium.

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A striped killifish (Fundulus majalis) at the Virginia Aquarium.

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A northern pufferfish (Sphoeroides maculatus) at the Virginia Aquarium.

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A bluespar darter (Etheostoma meadiae) at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center in Marion, Virginia.

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A bluespar darter (Etheostoma meadiae) at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center in Marion, Virginia.

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A female wavy-rayed lampmussel (Lampsilis fasciola) at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center in Marion, Virginia.

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Two cowboys ride horses through the waves on Virginia Beach, Virginia.

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A unidentified snipe fly larvae (Rahagionidae sp.) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, Virginia.

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A unidentified snipe fly larvae (Rahagionidae sp.) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, Virginia.

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A unidentified cranefly larvae (Tipulidae sp.) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, Virginia.

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A unidentified planorbid snail (Planorbidae sp.) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, Virginia.

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A unidentified dwarf crayfish (Cambarellus sp.) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, Virginia.

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A unidentified Whitewater River crayfish (Cambarus sp.) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, Virginia.

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Two mountain crayfish (Cambarus conasauganensis) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty Virginia.

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Two mountain crayfish (Cambarus conasauganensis) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty Virginia.

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A Chowanoke crayfish (Faxonius virginiensis) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, West Virginia.

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A Chowanoke crayfish (Faxonius virginiensis) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, West Virginia.

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An Asian clam (Corbicula fluminea) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, West Virginia.

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An Asian clam (Corbicula fluminea) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, West Virginia.

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A unidentified cranefly larvae (Tipulidae sp.) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, Virginia.

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A unidentified cranefly larvae (Tipulidae sp.) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, Virginia.

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A unidentified cranefly larvae (Tipulidae sp.) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, Virginia.

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A unidentified case-maker caddisfly larvae (Limnephilid sp.) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, Virginia.

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A unidentified case-maker caddisfly larvae (Limnephilid sp.) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, Virginia.

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A unidentified planorbid snail (Planorbidae sp.) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, Virginia.

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A group of unidentified horse leeches (Haemopis sp.) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, Virginia.

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A unidentified horse leech (Haemopis sp.) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, Virginia.

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A unidentified turtle leech (Placobdella sp.) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, Virginia.

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A unidentified turtle leech (Placobdella sp.) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, Virginia.

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A federally-endangered Guyandotte River crayfish (Cambarus veteranus) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, West Virginia.

This species is only known from two streams in West Virginia. The total stream distance it is found in is about 25 miles total. Both streams are threatened by surface and underground coal mining.

The parents of this animal were collected in Wyoming County, WV, in 2015. This individual was born in the West Liberty Crayfish Conservation Lab in the summer of 2016. It represents one of the first of its kind to be reared in human care.

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A federally-endangered Guyandotte River crayfish (Cambarus veteranus) at the West Liberty University Crayfish Conservation Lab in West Liberty, West Virginia.

This species is only known from two streams in West Virginia. The total stream distance it is found in is about 25 miles total. Both streams are threatened by surface and underground coal mining.

The parents of this animal were collected in Wyoming County, WV, in 2015. This individual was born in the West Liberty Crayfish Conservation Lab in the summer of 2016. It represents one of the first of its kind to be reared in human care.

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