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  Subfamily Isocypridinae

Genus Isocypris

    Species I. beauchampi -- North America.
    Species I. africana
    Species I. amplicolis
    Species I. dikra
    Species I. laskaridisi
    Species I. nivea
    Species I. perangusta
    Species I. priomena
    Species I. williamsi

Taxon Information

The Genus Isocypris 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

  • Isocypris, (Martens & Savatenalinton, 2011).
  • Isocypris, [North America] (Smith & Delorme, 2010).
  • Isocypris, 1 species in United States (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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