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  Family Chydoridae

Genus Camptocercus

    Species C. macrurus -- Wisconsin!
    Species C. rectirostris -- Wisconsin!
    Species C. oklahomensis -- North America.
    Species C. uncinatus -- North America.
    Species C. adhaerens
    Species C. aloniceps
    Species C. atavus
    Species C. australis
    Species C. caudatus
    Species C. dadayi
    Species C. fennicus
    Species C. kapuri
    Species C. lacustris
    Species C. lencoranica
    Species C. lilljeborgi
    Species C. naticochensis
    Species C. pavesii
    Species C. polyodontus
    Species C. rotundus
    Species C. similis
    Species C. streletskayae
    Species C. vietnamensis

Taxon Information

The Genus Camptocercus 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

  • Camptocercus, (Kotov et al., 2013).
  • Camptocercus, [North America] (Smith, 2001).
  • Camptocercus, [North Central United States] (Underhill et al., 1982).
  • Camptocercus, [North America] (Brooks, 1959).


  • Kotov, A., L. Forró, N.M. Korovchinksy & A. Petrusek. 2013. World checklist of freshwater Cladocera species. World Wide Web electronic publication. Available online at Generated 28 June 2013. 38 pp. [Available online]
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Cladoceran Branchiopoda (Water fleas). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 453-488.
  • Underhill, J.C., W.D. Schmid & D.E. Gilbertson. 1982. Taxonomic Keys to the Common Animals of the North Central States, exclusive of the parasitic worms, terrestrial insects, and birds, 4th edition. 205 pp.
  • Brooks, J.L. 1959. Cladocera. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 587-656.

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