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  Suborder Filifera

Family Cordylophoridae

    Genus Cordylophora -- midwestern North America.

Taxon Information

The Family Cordylophoridae 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

  • Cordylophoridae: Cordylophorinae, [Palaearctic, Nearctic, Neotropical, Afrotropical, Oriental, Australasian; 2 freshwater species in 2 genera worldwide; 1 Nearctic species] (Jankowski et al., 2008).


  • Jankowski, T., A.G. Collins & R. Campbell. 2008. Global diversity of inland water cnidarians. Hydrobiologia 595: 35-40. [Available online]

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