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  Family Cytheridae

Genus Perissocytheridea

    Species P. bicelliforma -- North America.
    Species P. cytheridellaformis -- North America.
    Species P. plauta -- North America.
    Species P. costata
    Species P. cribrosa
    Species P. dentatomarginata
    Species P. gibba
    Species P. kroemmelbeini
    Species P. matsoni
    Species P. meyerabichi
    Species P. punctata
    Species P. salvadoriana
    Species P. brachyforma
    Species P. excavata
    Species P. pedroensis
    Species P. rugata
    Species P. troglodyta

Taxon Information

The Genus Perissocytheridea 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

  • Perissocytheridea, (Martens & Savatenalinton, 2011).
  • Perissocytheridea, [North America] (Smith & Delorme, 2010).


  • 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.

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