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  Family Leptocytheridae

Genus Leptocythere

    Species L. darbyi -- North America.
    Species L. angulata
    Species L. baltica
    Species L. castanea
    Species L. devexa
    Species L. fluviatilis
    Species L. gracilloides
    Species L. karamani
    Species L. lacertosa
    Species L. lacustris
    Species L. lopatici
    Species L. nitida
    Species L. ostrovskensis
    Species L. pediformis
    Species L. polymorpha
    Species L. porcellanea
    Species L. prespensis
    Species L. proposcidea
    Species L. pseudoproposcidea
    Species L. relicta
    Species L. reticulata
    Species L. angusta
    Species L. domurati
    Species L. macallana
    Species L. nikraveshae
    Species L. pellucida
    Species L. psammophila
    Species L. quebecensis
    Species L. tenera

Taxon Information

The Genus Leptocythere 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

  • Leptocythere, (Martens & Savatenalinton, 2011).


  • Martens, K. & S. Savatenalinton. 2011. A subjective checklist of the Recent, free-living, non-marine Ostracoda (Crustacea). Zootaxa 2855: 1-79. [Available online]

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