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  Genus Branchinecta

Species B. coloradensis (+ B. shantzi)

Taxon Information

The Species B. coloradensis 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

  • Branchinecta coloradensis, "Calif., Ia., Kan., Neb., N.D., Wyo., Colo., N.M., Utah, Ariz., Nev., Wash. Formerly B. lindahli" (Dexter, 1959).
  • Branchinecta shantzi, "Wyo., Colo., Nev., Calif., Ore., Utah" (Dexter, 1959).


  • Dexter, R.W. 1959. Anostraca. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 558-576.

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