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  Class Monogononta

Order Flosculariaceae

    Family Filiniidae -- Wisconsin!
    Family Flosculariidae -- Wisconsin!
    Family Testudinellidae -- Wisconsin!
    Family Conochilidae -- midwestern North America.
    Family Hexarthridae -- midwestern North America.
    Family Trochosphaeridae -- midwestern North America.

Taxon Information

The Order Flosculariaceae 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

  • Flosculariaceae, [North America] (Wallace & Snell, 2010).
  • Flosculariacea [sic], (Smith, 2001).
  • Flosculariaceae, (Edmondson, 1959).


  • Wallace, R.L. & T.W. Snell. 2010. Rotifera. [in] J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition: 173-235.
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Rotifera (Wheel animals). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 129-190.
  • Edmondson, W.T. 1959. Rotifera. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 420-494.

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