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  Subfamily Cyprinotinae

Genus Hemicypris

    Species H. anomala
    Species H. arorai
    Species H. aurita
    Species H. bairdi
    Species H. barbadensis
    Species H. communis
    Species H. congenera
    Species H. decorata
    Species H. dentatomarginata
    Species H. derweshensis
    Species H. dissona
    Species H. exigua
    Species H. falcata
    Species H. fossulata
    Species H. fuelleborni
    Species H. futunaensis
    Species H. gillensis
    Species H. humbertii
    Species H. intermedia
    Species H. inversa
    Species H. kaufmanni
    Species H. kawagaensis
    Species H. kissi
    Species H. kliei
    Species H. largereticulata
    Species H. levis
    Species H. malerkotlaensis
    Species H. megalops
    Species H. mizunoi
    Species H. nonstriata
    Species H. okayamenensis
    Species H. ovata
    Species H. pailensis
    Species H. paucipustulosa
    Species H. pyxidata
    Species H. rara
    Species H. reticulata
    Species H. salaria
    Species H. stenoglypha
    Species H. vulgaris

Taxon Information

The Genus Hemicypris 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

  • Hemicypris, (Martens & Savatenalinton, 2011).
  • Hemicypris, [North America] (Smith & Delorme, 2010).
  • Hemicypris, few species [North America] (Smith, 2001).


  • 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.

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