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  Family Chydoridae

Genus Disparalona

    Species D. acutirostris -- Wisconsin!
    Species D. rostrata -- Wisconsin!
    Species D. dadayi -- North America.
    Species D. hamata -- North America.
    Species D. leei -- North America.
    Species D. caudata
    Species D. leptorhyncha
    Species D. travassoni

Taxon Information

The Genus Disparalona has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from Wisconsin.

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

Literature Records

  • Disparalona, (Kotov et al., 2013).
  • Disparalona, widely distributed [North America] (Smith, 2001).


  • Kotov, A., L. Forró, N.M. Korovchinksy & A. Petrusek. 2013. World checklist of freshwater Cladocera species. World Wide Web electronic publication. Available online at Generated 28 June 2013. 38 pp. [Available online]
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Cladoceran Branchiopoda (Water fleas). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 453-488.

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