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  Family Candonidae

Subfamily Cyclocypridinae (+ Candocyprinae)

    Genus Cyclocypris -- Wisconsin!
    Genus Cypria -- Wisconsin!
    Genus Physocypria -- Wisconsin!
    Genus Candocypria -- North America.
    Genus Allocypria
    Genus Candocypris
    Genus Kempfcyclocypris
    Genus Keysercypria
    Genus Mecynocypria

Taxon Information

The Subfamily Cyclocypridinae 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

  • Cyclocypridinae, (Martens & Savatenalinton, 2011).
  • Cyclocypridinae, [North America] (Smith & Delorme, 2010).
  • Cyclocyprididae, (Kitchell & Clark, 1979).
  • Cyclocyprini, [North America] (Tressler, 1959).
  • Candocyprinae, [North America] (Tressler, 1959).


  • Martens, K. & S. Savatenalinton. 2011. A subjective checklist of the Recent, free-living, non-marine Ostracoda (Crustacea). Zootaxa 2855: 1-79. [Available online]
  • Smith, A.J. & L.D. Delorme. 2010. Ostracoda. [in] J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition: 725-771.
  • Kitchell, J.A. & D.L. Clark. 1979. Distribution, ecology, and taxonomy of Recent freshwater Ostracoda of Lake Mendota, Wisconsin. Publication of the Natural History Council, University of Wisconsin-Madison 1. 24 pp. [Available online]
  • Tressler, W.L. 1959. Ostracoda. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 657-734.

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