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  Family Polygyridae

Genus Mesodon

    Species M. clausus -- midwestern North America.
    Species M. elevatus -- midwestern North America.
    Species M. thyroidus -- midwestern North America.
    Species M. zaletus -- midwestern North America.
    Species M. altivagus
    Species M. andrewsae
    Species M. mitchellianus
    Species M. normalis
    Species M. sanus
    Species M. trossulus

Taxon Information

The Genus Mesodon is not recorded from fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from midwestern states of North America.

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

Literature Records

  • Mesodon, [North Central United States] (Underhill et al., 1982).


  • Underhill, J.C., W.D. Schmid & D.E. Gilbertson. 1982. Taxonomic Keys to the Common Animals of the North Central States, exclusive of the parasitic worms, terrestrial insects, and birds, 4th edition. 205 pp.

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