Page last updated Wed 05 Feb 2020


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  Order Mysida

Family Mysidae

    Subfamily Mysinae -- Wisconsin!
    Subfamily Heteromysinae -- North America.
    Subfamily Leptomysinae -- North America.
    Subfamily Rhopalophthalminae
    Subfamily Boreomysinae
    Subfamily Erythropinae
    Subfamily Gastrosaccinae
    Subfamily Mancomysinae
    Subfamily Mysidellinae
    Subfamily Siriellinae

Taxon Information

The Family Mysidae has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from Wisconsin.

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

Literature Records

  • Mysidae, [Palearctic, Nearctic, Neotropical, Afrotropical, Oriental, Australasian; 60 species in 23 genera worldwide, 10 Nearctic species in 6 genera] (Porter et al., 2008).


  • Porter, M.L., K. Meland & W. Price. 2008. Global diversity of mysids (Crustacea-Mysida) in freshwater. Hydrobiologia 595: 213-218. [Available online]

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