Page last updated Wed 05 Feb 2020


Use the links to navigate the hierarchy of invertebrate classification.

  Superfamily Tanaoidea

Family Tanaidae

    Subfamily Sinelobinae -- North America.
    Subfamily Archaeotanainae
    Subfamily Langitanainae
    Subfamily Pancolinae
    Subfamily Tanainae

Taxon Information

The Family Tanaidae 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

  • Tanaidae, [Palearctic, Nearctic, Neotropical, Oriental, Australasian, Pacific; 1 species worldwide] (Jaume & Boxshall, 2008).


  • Jaume, D. & G.A. Boxshall. 2008. Global diversity of cumaceans & tanaidaceans (Crustacea: Cumacea & Tanaidacea) in freshwater. Hydrobiologia 595: 225-230. [Available online]

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