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  Family Monodellidae

Genus Tethysbaena

    Species T. texana -- North America.
    Species T. atlantomaroccana
    Species T. calsi
    Species T. gaweini
    Species T. haitiensis
    Species T. juglandis
    Species T. juriaani
    Species T. lazarei
    Species T. relicta
    Species T. somala
    Species T. tarsiensis
    Species T. tinima
    Species T. vinabayesi

Taxon Information

The Genus Tethysbaena 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

  • Tethysbaena, [North America] (Covich et al., 2010).
  • Tethysbaena, (Jaume, 2008).
  • Monodella [referring to a species now classified in Tethysbaena], 1 species, TX (Smith, 2001).


  • Covich, A.P., J.H. Thorp & D.C. Rogers. 2010. Introduction to the Subphylum Crustacea. [in] J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition: 695-723.
  • Jaume, D. 2008. Global diversity of spelaeogriphaceans & thermosbaenaceans (Crustacea; Spelaeogriphacea & Thermosbaenacea) in freshwater. Hydrobiologia 595: 219-224. [Available online]
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Minor Malacostraca. Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 545-551.

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