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  Genus Lynceus

Species L. brachyurus

Taxon Information

The Species L. brachyurus 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

  • Lynceus brachyurus, [North Central United States] (Underhill et al., 1982).
  • Lynceus brachyurus, "Wide distribution; reported from Montreal, Quebec, Ottawa, Mass., N.H., R.I., N.Y., Ohio, Ill., Mich., Colo., Ore., Wash., and Alaska. Also found in Europe and Asia" (Mattox, 1959).


  • 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.
  • Mattox, N.T. 1959. Conchostraca. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 577-586.

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