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  Family Cercopagididae

Genus Bythotrephes

    Species B. cederstroemi -- Wisconsin!
    Species B. brevimanus
    Species B. crassicadus
    Species B. longimanus
    Species B. transcaucasicus

Taxon Information

The Genus Bythotrephes 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

  • Bythotrephes, (Kotov et al., 2013).
  • Bythotrephes, introduced into the Great Lakes [North America] (Smith, 2001).


  • 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.

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