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  Superfamily Hadzioidea

Family Hadziidae

    Genus Allotexiweckelia -- North America.
    Genus Holsingerius -- North America.
    Genus Mexiweckelia -- North America.
    Genus Paraholsingerius -- North America.
    Genus Paramexiweckelia -- North America.
    Genus Texiweckelia -- North America.
    Genus Texiweckeliopsis -- North America.
    Genus Alloweckelia
    Genus Apoweckelia
    Genus Bahadzia
    Genus Caribdzia
    Genus Croidzia
    Genus Dulzura
    Genus Guadzia
    Genus Hadzia
    Genus Hispadzia
    Genus Indoweckelia
    Genus Jamadzia
    Genus Liagoceradocus
    Genus Mayaweckelia
    Genus Metahadzia
    Genus Metaniphargus
    Genus Nedsia
    Genus Paraweckelia
    Genus Parhadzia
    Genus Phreatomelita
    Genus Pintoweckelia
    Genus Protohadzia
    Genus Psammoniphargus
    Genus Radoweckelia
    Genus Saliweckelia
    Genus Tuluweckelia
    Genus Weckelia
    Genus Zhadia
    Genus Zombiweckelia

Taxon Information

The Family Hadziidae has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from North America.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Hadziidae, "Freshwater, marine, epigean and hypogean... Cosmopolitan" (Lowry & Myers, 2012).
  • Hadziidae, "Texas and New Mexico; hypogean" (Covich et al., 2010).
  • Hadziidae, [Palearctic, Nearctic, Neotropical, Afrotropical, Pacific; 63 species in 28 genera worldwide, 12 Nearctic species in 8 genera] (Väinölä et al., 2008).
  • Hadziidae, [North America] (Smith, 2001).


  • Lowry, J.K. & A.A. Myers. 2012. A phylogeny and classification of the Senticaudata subord. nov. (Crustacea: Amphipoda). ZooTaxa 3610: 1-80. [Available online]
  • Covich, A.P., J.H. Thorp & D.C. Rogers. 2010. Introduction to the Subphylum Crustacea. [in] J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition: 695-723.
  • Väinölä, R., J.D.S. Witt, M. Grabowski, J.H. Bradbury, K. Jazdzewski & B. Sket. 2008. Global diversity of amphipods (Amphipoda; Crustacea) in freshwater. Hydrobiologia 595: 241-255. [Available online]
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Amphipoda (Scuds, sideswimmers). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 569-584.

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