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  Superfamily Cypridoidea

Family Notodromadidae

    Subfamily Cyproidinae -- midwestern North America.
    Subfamily Notodromadinae -- midwestern North America.
    Subfamily Indiacypridinae
    Subfamily Oncocypridinae

Taxon Information

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

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

Literature Records

  • Notodromadidae, (Martens & Savatenalinton, 2011).
  • Notodromadidae, [North America] (Smith & Delorme, 2010).
  • Notodromadidae, [Palearctic, Nearctic, Neotropical, Afrotropical, Oriental, Australasian; 36 species in 8 genera worldwide, 3 Nearctic species in 3 genera] (Martens et al., 2008).
  • Notodromadidae, [North America] (Smith, 2001).


  • Martens, K. & S. Savatenalinton. 2011. A subjective checklist of the Recent, free-living, non-marine Ostracoda (Crustacea). Zootaxa 2855: 1-79. [Available online]
  • Smith, A.J. & L.D. Delorme. 2010. Ostracoda. [in] J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition: 725-771.
  • Martens, K., I. Schön, C. Meisch, & D.J. Horne. 2008. Global diversity of ostracods (Ostracoda, Crustacea) in freshwater. Hydrobiologia 595: 185-193. [Available online]
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Ostracoda (seed shrimps). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 521-544.

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