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  Superorder Peracarida

Order Thermosbaenacea

    Family Monodellidae -- North America.
    Family Halosbaenidae
    Family Thermosbaenidae
    Family Tulumellidae

Taxon Information

The Order Thermosbaenacea 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

  • Thermosbaenacea, [North America] (Covich et al., 2010).
  • Thermosbaenacea, (Jaume, 2008).
  • Thermosbaenacea, 1 species, TX (Smith, 2001).


  • 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.
  • Jaume, D. 2008. Global diversity of spelaeogriphaceans & thermosbaenaceans (Crustacea; Spelaeogriphacea & Thermosbaenacea) in freshwater. Hydrobiologia 595: 219-224. [Available online]
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Minor Malacostraca. Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 545-551.

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