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  Family Chydoridae

Genus Alonella

    Species A. excisa -- Wisconsin!
    Species A. nana -- Wisconsin!
    Species A. dentifera -- North America.
    Species A. diaphana -- North America.
    Species A. exigua -- North America.
    Species A. pulchella -- North America.
    Species A. brachycopa
    Species A. breviceps
    Species A. clathratula
    Species A. dadayi
    Species A. propinqua
    Species A. qranulata

Taxon Information

The Genus Alonella 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

  • Alonella, (Kotov et al., 2013).
  • Alonella, southern states [North America] (Smith, 2001).
  • Alonella, [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.
  • Brooks, J.L. 1959. Cladocera. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 587-656.

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