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  Subfamily Eucypridinae

Genus Eucypris

    Species E. virens -- Wisconsin!
    Species E. arcadiae -- North America.
    Species E. cisternina -- North America.
    Species E. crassa -- North America.
    Species E. foveata -- North America.
    Species E. hystrix -- North America.
    Species E. orca -- North America.
    Species E. rara -- North America.
    Species E. rava -- North America.
    Species E. afghanistanensis
    Species E. ambigua
    Species E. anglica
    Species E. angulata
    Species E. areguensis
    Species E. bayensis
    Species E. biharensis
    Species E. bispinosa
    Species E. bronsteini
    Species E. cameronensis
    Species E. clavata
    Species E. compressa
    Species E. crinita
    Species E. domestica
    Species E. dulcifons
    Species E. elliptica
    Species E. ellipticalis
    Species E. elongata
    Species E. fabaeformis
    Species E. fontana
    Species E. gibberula
    Species E. gomti
    Species E. halyi
    Species E. hamadensis
    Species E. helenae
    Species E. hieroglyphica
    Species E. himani
    Species E. illyrica
    Species E. inaequalis
    Species E. inflata
    Species E. kerkyrensis
    Species E. kurtdiebeli
    Species E. lateraria
    Species E. lilljeborgi
    Species E. lineata
    Species E. lutaria
    Species E. mareotica
    Species E. minuta
    Species E. mongolicus
    Species E. montelgoni
    Species E. moravica
    Species E. munia
    Species E. nobilis
    Species E. noodti
    Species E. opulenta
    Species E. pagasti
    Species E. petkovskii
    Species E. pigra
    Species E. pratensis
    Species E. rischtanica
    Species E. salina
    Species E. serrata
    Species E. sonia
    Species E. stephanidesi
    Species E. tarentina
    Species E. thomsoni
    Species E. tibetana
    Species E. trajani
    Species E. trapezoides
    Species E. tristriata
    Species E. ungulata
    Species E. unifasciata
    Species E. ventricosa

Taxon Information

The Genus Eucypris 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

  • Eucypris, (Martens & Savatenalinton, 2011).
  • Eucypris, [North America] (Smith & Delorme, 2010).
  • Eucypris, about 10 species [North America] (Smith, 2001).
  • Eucypris, [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.
  • 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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