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  Superorder Peracarida

Order Cumacea

    Family Nannastacidae -- North America.
    Family Pseudocumatidae
    Family Bodotriidae
    Family Ceratocumatidae
    Family Diastylidae
    Family Gynodiastylidae
    Family Lampropidae
    Family Leuconidae
    Family Platyaspidae

Taxon Information

The Order Cumacea 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

  • Cumacea, [North America] (Covich et al., 2010).


  • Covich, A.P., J.H. Thorp & D.C. Rogers. 2010. Introduction to the Subphylum Crustacea. [in] J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition: 695-723.

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