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  Subfamily Cytherideinae

Genus Cytherissa

    Species C. lacustris -- Wisconsin!
    Species C. attenuata
    Species C. bisetosa
    Species C. burchani
    Species C. calva
    Species C. compta
    Species C. crepera
    Species C. cymbulata
    Species C. cytheriformis
    Species C. derupta
    Species C. donquichotei
    Species C. dubitabilis
    Species C. elongata
    Species C. excelsa
    Species C. excelsiformis
    Species C. florensovi
    Species C. fuscata
    Species C. glomerata
    Species C. golyschkinae
    Species C. interposita
    Species C. lata
    Species C. latirecta
    Species C. latiundata
    Species C. microexculpta
    Species C. mirabilis
    Species C. multipora
    Species C. nana
    Species C. neobaicalensis
    Species C. obrutshevi
    Species C. parallela
    Species C. parva
    Species C. pennata
    Species C. placida
    Species C. plena
    Species C. pterygota
    Species C. pushkarevi
    Species C. pusilla
    Species C. sernovi
    Species C. sinistra
    Species C. sinistrodentata
    Species C. tenella
    Species C. triangulata
    Species C. truncata
    Species C. tuberculata
    Species C. uvaeformis
    Species C. verrucosa

Taxon Information

The Genus Cytherissa 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

  • Cytherissa, (Martens & Savatenalinton, 2011).
  • Cytherissa, [North America] (Smith & Delorme, 2010).
  • Cytherissa, one species in deep, cold lakes [North America] (Smith, 2001).
  • Cytherissa, (Kitchell & Clark, 1979).


  • 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.
  • 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]

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