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  Tribe Herpetocypridini

Genus Candonocypris

    Species C. deeveyi -- North America.
    Species C. macra -- North America.
    Species C. pugionis -- North America.
    Species C. sarsi -- North America.
    Species C. serratomarginata -- North America.
    Species C. assimilis
    Species C. caledonica
    Species C. candonoides
    Species C. fitzroyi
    Species C. incosta
    Species C. novaezelandiae
    Species C. pascheri
    Species C. stanleyana

Taxon Information

The Genus Candonocypris 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

  • Candonocypris, (Martens & Savatenalinton, 2011).
  • Candonocypris, several scattered and rare southern species [North America] (Smith, 2001).
  • Candonocypris, [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, D.G. 2001. Ostracoda (seed shrimps). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 521-544.
  • Tressler, W.L. 1959. Ostracoda. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 657-734.

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