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  Subfamily Chaetonotinae

Genus Lepidochaetus

    Species L. zelinkai -- North America.
    Species L. brasilense
    Species L. carpaticus
    Species L. ornatus

Taxon Information

The Genus Lepidochaetus 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

  • Lepidochaetus, "not yet reported from North America" (Strayer et al., 2010).


  • Strayer, D.L., W.D. Hummon & R. Hochberg. 2010. Gastrotricha. [in] J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition: 163-172.

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