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  Family Entocytheridae

Genus Uncinocythere

    Species U. columbia -- North America.
    Species U. equicurva -- North America.
    Species U. allenae
    Species U. ambophora
    Species U. bicuspide
    Species U. cassiensis
    Species U. caudata
    Species U. clemsonella
    Species U. cuadricuspide
    Species U. dobbinae
    Species U. ericksoni
    Species U. holti
    Species U. lucifuga
    Species U. neglecta
    Species U. occidentalis
    Species U. pholetera
    Species U. saruri
    Species U. simondsi
    Species U. spathe
    Species U. stubbsi
    Species U. thektura
    Species U. warreni
    Species U. xania
    Species U. xena
    Species U. zancla
    Species U. zaruri

Taxon Information

The Genus Uncinocythere 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

  • Uncinocythere, [North America] (Smith & Delorme, 2010).
  • Uncinocythere, 24 species [North America] (Smith, 2001).


  • 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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