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Use the links to navigate the hierarchy of invertebrate classification.

  Suborder Anostracina

Family Branchipodidae

    Genus Australobranchipus
    Genus Branchipodopsis
    Genus Branchipus
    Genus Metabranchipus
    Genus Pumilibranchipus
    Genus Rhinobranchipus

Taxon Information

The Family Branchipodidae has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has not been reported from North America.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Branchipodidae, [Palearctic, Afrotropical; 35 species in 5 genera worldwide] (Brendonck et al., 2008).


  • Brendonck, L. D.C. Rogers, J. Olesen, S. Weeks, & W.R. Hoeh. 2008. Global diversity of the large branchiopods (Crustacea: Branchiopoda) in freshwater. Hydrobiologia 595: 167-176. [Available online]

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